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Oct 21, 2021

Nightmare Yearnings author Eric Raglin joins us to discuss Tananarive Due's classic plague story, "Patient Zero," which revolves around a little boy in hospital quarantine.

Before we get to that, though, we talk a bit about MalignantShang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, Donnie Goodman's short...


Oct 14, 2021

Beau Johnson, author of the Bishop Rider series, joins us in the Abyss to discuss Stephen King's short story, "The Raft," from the collection Skeleton Crew. Along the way, we also talk about Tom Clancy and Mark Greaney's True Faith and Allegiance, T.E.D. Klein's The Ceremonies, reading multiple books at once, and the...


Oct 7, 2021

This week in the Abyss, we offer some quick thoughts on Joe R. Lansdale's Moon Lake, Ali Seay's To Offer Her Pleasure, Gordon B. White's short story collection, As Summer's Mask Slips and Other Disruptions, Matthew M. Bartlett's Music of the Moldering/If It Bleeds, bad hygeine, reading fatigue, and Star Trek.

Then, it's...


Sep 30, 2021

Jon Padgett, author and Editor-in-Chief of Grimscribe Press, joins us for a trip to Ohio to discuss Thomas Ligotti and Brandon Trenz's unproduced 1998 "Crampton" screenplay for The X-Files.

We also talk about Ali Seay's newest release, To Offer Her Pleasure, The Wheel of Time, additional thoughts on Beau Johnson's A...


Sep 23, 2021

This week in the Abyss, we take a trek through time, deep in the woods, as we explore Sean M. Thompson's novelette, Astrum, science class dissections, and trigger warnings.

Up first, though, is our week in horror, featuring reviews of Netflix's Brand New Cherry Flavor, Beau Johnson's A Better Kind of HateThe...