By Harry Shannon
"Everyone incorporates a shadow," wrote analyst Carl Jung, "and the fewer it truly is embodied within the individual's unsleeping existence, the blacker and denser it is."
Few people see the shadow with any readability. flip round for a peek, it slips away. Our violent, sexually tinged fantasies are indulged on a regular basis in darkened theaters, savored in eerie prose, celebrated in tune, occasionally reluctantly encountered in the depths of a reoccurring nightmare. after we do glance demanding at one, lengthy adequate to acknowledge it as our personal, the event can problem fact. we will then decide to develop into wiser for this reason - or spin completely out of control...
what number fragments of a shattered replicate may you research and nonetheless survive?
during this assortment, his first in approximately ten years, award successful writer Harry Shannon provides us twenty 3 brief tales, a few released right here for the 1st time.
"Master craftsmanship." - CEMETERY DANCE
"Shannon is a author who's now not afraid to stroll into the Shadows and drag the issues residing there kicking and screaming into the light." - Brian Keene
"Harry Shannon takes age-old subject matters and provides them a brand new and fearsome chew. Vividly learned, his writing is managed, guaranteed, and full of the type of spooky surroundings that used to make you conceal your head lower than the mattress covers on wind-wracked nights." - Tom Piccirilli
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A Host of Shadows by Harry Shannon