Through doubtless adversarial conventions, appealing prose makes a troublesome effect at the brief tale shape. From a frightening love tale to a nostalgic mystery, a hardboiled pursuit of salvation to the black humor that's existentialism, WARMED AND BOUND
is rogue humility and lovesick noir, the place humanity is a filthy puzzle.
It's Velvet Noir. Welcome.
With tales through: Matt Bell, Tim Beverstock, Blake Butler, Vincent Louis Carrella, Craig Clevenger, Craig Davidson, Chris Deal, DeLeon DeMicoli, Christopher J Dwyer, Brian Evenson, Sean P Ferguson, Amanda Gowin, JR Harlan, Gordon Highland, Anthony David Jacques, Mark Jaskowski, Jeremy Robert Johnson, Stephen Graham Jones, Nik Korpon, Gary Paul Libero, Kyle Minor, document O'Donnell, J David Osborne, Rob Parker, Bob Pastorella, Gavin Pate, Cameron Pierce, Edward J Rathke, Caleb J Ross, Bradley Sands, Axel Taiari, Richard Thomas, Brandon Tietz, Gayle Towell, Paul Tremblay, Pela through, Craig Wallwork, and Nic Young.
"The writers of the Velvet are modern fiction's most well known and least self-conscious aesthetic guerrillas . . . the result's fiction instantaneously conceived from excessive creative reason and completed with wicked populist energy."--Steve Erickson writer of ZEROVILLE and the ocean got here IN AT MIDNIGHT