Another exceptional collections of short stories penned by Eugie Foster this one with a vampire theme I loved the retelling of the final story short collection of short vampire stories by the late and much missed Eugie Foster each of which managed to cast the concept of vampires in a slightly different way drawing on Buffy of course but also on other vampire tropes I sus. In these five sinister and seductive vampire stories from Nebula Award winning author Eugie Foster There is an enchanted castle where a golden princess languishes in her rose strewn bower waiting for her prince charming But is an enchanted castle where a golden princess languishes in her rose strewn bower waiting for her prince charming But princess
SLEEPS WITH A BLACK WOOD STAKE with a black wood stake her heart and her petal soft lips conceal a pair of razor fangs A violated woman's vengeance spawns a blighted curse pon the world A near future rban cityscape is the base for shock troops that only come out at night to vie in a cyberpunk turf war of technology and power William’s heart thrums in his chest a rhythm his mistress abhors Not dead enough not cold enough to walk the night at her side but too bloodthirsty to dwell with men Waiting in the wings backstage Cybele is inspiration incarnate a lissome goddess who metes out passion releasing the words and melodies that seethe locked in Rail’s mind She is everything he desires and gives him everything he’s ever dreamed of having But she reuires payment her fair due Table of Contents 1 The ,
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Read Diversely I Would Have Never Discovereddiversely I would have never discovered Foster if I hadn t taken a look at my own reading and realized it was 99% white women and vowing to change that I would have. On that Pain Made 2 Still My Beating Heart 3 The Few the Proud the Leech Corps 4 Inspirations End 5 Ascendancy of Blood Praise For “THE SON THAT PAIN MADE” Eugie Foster’s darkly fantastic take on the origins of the vampireThis is a wonderful story the other standout of the issueFoster is meant for great things James Palmer Tangent Praise For “STILL MY BEATING HEARTINSPIRATIONS END” Eugie Foster’s vampire stories have everything a good vampire story needs to haveThe author is a great story teller who pays attention to details creates great characters and The Very First Christmas Stocking the Gifts of the 7 Coins uses a highly enjoyable style Her choice of words and herse of language gives a very special flavour to these writings which makes it hard to put this book down For who enjoy vampire fiction This Book Is Highly Recommended book is highly recommended Hegedus Novelspot these two vampire stories are beautifully written and darkly nsettling each with a twist on accepted conventions that makes them at once familiar and newBeautiful and recommended Amanda A Gannon Shad. Never discovered Eugie Foster if I hadn t started following SF fandom closely I would have never discovered Eugie Foster and my life would have been the poorer for itReading her stories is a bittersweet feeling They are all amazing Her talent shines through each one and she for itReading her stories is a bittersweet feeling They are all amazing Her talent shines through each one and she reinvents the vampire mythos in several different ways in this collection and tells each. Ow Muse Naamah’s Journal Praise For “THE FEW THE PROUD THE LEECH CORPS” 'The Few the Proud the Leech Corps’ mixes elements from different genres and while technology and rban guerrilla tactics certainly play a role
in the action parts of this graphic storythe action parts of this graphic story is the immortal fascination with vampires and the attractive sensual imagery associated with them that captivates reminiscent of one of David Cronenberg’s nightmarish scenes Yael Artom Tangent Praise For “ASCENDANCY OF BLOOD” Combining elements of Sleeping Beauty and vampire tales Ascendancy of Blood is a Pirate Barbarian uick sharply told gorgeously described chapbook byp and coming author Eugie Foster Her strength here lies in the lush prose and seductive imagery that permeates the pages Michael M Jones SF Site Ascendancy of Blood is Eugie Foster’s retelling of the fairy tale ‘Sleeping Beauty’ But this retelling is sinister a children’s tale no fraught with peril and filled with blood Michael Gabriel Bailey Tangent A refreshing look at a traditional tal.