Tag Archives: Redonda

Rediscovered: The Shiel Biographies

By this time last year I had poked my way through the first two of three projected volumes covering the life of M. P. Shiel, and happened to bump into Vince Emery while I was reading along. “Give me one … Continue reading

Posted in Dash, Lit | Tagged , , , , , , , |

Rediscovered: The Poets Gawsworth and Maclaren

Recently I heard from Lucilla Maclaren Spillane, who was looking around the Web for Steve Eng. Steve, if you recall, is the guy who brought M. P. Shiel fully to my attention, and completely sold me on John Gawsworth as a … Continue reading

Posted in Lit | Tagged , , , , , , , , |

Rediscovered: Redonda!

I’m confident it was my pal Steve Eng who brought M. P. Shiel fully to my attention some thirty years ago. Like anyone else interested in horror and fantastic literature, I’d have come across the name already, courtesy at least … Continue reading

Posted in Dash, DMac, Frisco, Lit | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , |