It’s time for another giveaway! Strungballs by Mike Russell Editorial Reviews “It is these types of stories, that make us question our own society, that I feel are going to be vital to literature in the coming years.” –TheGeekLyfe “Pick up this book if you want to read something strange and mind-boggling.” -Snapstter “Thoroughly recommended.” … Continue reading Strungballs Giveaway!
Strange Medicine by Mike Russell is free on Kindles today! Grab a copy 🙂 Continue reading Free Book Alert!
Mike Russell has released three books: Nothing Is Strange (20 pieces of weird fiction), Strange Medicine (8 surreal short stories) and Strungballs (a fantasy novella). Continue reading Short Story Saturday – The People Who Wear Black
Not sure what to add next to your reading pile? Charles Baudelaire. French. You’ll probably like his work if you enjoy Edgar Allan Poe, Thomas de Quincey and Emanuel Swedenborg. Charles Pierre Baudelaire was a 19th century French poet, translator, and literary and art critic whose reputation rests primarily on Les Fleurs du Mal; (1857; The … Continue reading 5 Weird Fiction Authors
Everyone calls Dunce ‘Dunce’. Everyone thinks that Dunce is an idiot. I used to think so too but not any more. Continue reading Short Story Saturday – Dunce by Mike Russell
Songs of a Dead Dreamer by Thomas Ligotti. Continue reading 5 Wonderful Weird Fiction Books
Our third short story is Mike Russell’s Flock. Flock Anthony Tobias Bradshaw sits, as usual, on the 7:00 a.m. train, on his way to work. Dressed in his black raincoat, pin-striped suit, white shirt, black tie and black shoes, Anthony Tobias Bradshaw reads the morning newspaper, either nodding or shaking his head in agreement … Continue reading 5 Days of Short Stories. 3: Flock by Mike Russell
No other life forms know they are alive, and neither do they know they will die. This is our curse alone. Without this hex upon our heads, we would never have withdrawn as far as we have from the natural—so far and for such a time that it is a relief to say what we … Continue reading 10 Weird Fiction Quotes
Exciting news! It’s time for another Examining the Odd giveaway. This time, StrangeBooks.com have agreed to give away a full signed set of their books by author Mike Russell. They’ll even throw in some cute little pin badges! Continue reading A Strange Books Giveaway
The Wednesday Painting – Mike Russell and Jay Snelling (A Collaboration) Continue reading The Wednesday Painting – Mike Russell and Jay Snelling (A Collaboration)