Short Story Review: Lost Girl by Catherine Lundoff

Now I am just here… waiting. Watching you steam off the dreadful living room wallpaper through my transparent body. Feeling you shiver when I run my fingers down your arm. Longing to caress your flesh when you undress and sink rapidly into lukewarm water in the claw foot tub in the bathroom. Wanting you to … Continue reading Short Story Review: Lost Girl by Catherine Lundoff

GIQ Character Profiles: Johara Kaye

JOHARA KAYE About: Birthday: January 17th, 2002 Location: Ottawa, Canada Currently Listening To: Metric "Gimme Sympathy" Interests: Favourite Movies: Twilight (2008), Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl (2003), The Holiday (2006), Howl's Moving Castle (2004), Coraline (2010), Inside Out (2015), The Princess and the Frog ( Favourite Books: Magyk - Angie Sage, Inkheart - Cornelia Funke, … Continue reading GIQ Character Profiles: Johara Kaye

The Gremlin’s Library: The King in Darkness by Evan May

The King in Darkness is a Canadian speculative fiction publication from Renaissance Press, following Adam Godwinson - former priest and currently working at a used bookstore - as he unravels a bizarre conspiracy. I enjoyed this book as a character piece and as a conspiracy novel; as a horror novel, it fell a little short. It's … Continue reading The Gremlin’s Library: The King in Darkness by Evan May

GIQ Character Profiles: Jaylie Braithwaite

JAYLIE BRAITHWAITE About: Birthday: June 21st, 1998 Location: Ottawa, Canada Currently Listening To: FKA Twigs "Fallen Alien" Interests: Favourite Movies: Snowpiercer (2014), Suspiria (1977), Vertigo (1958), Pan's Labyrinth (2006), Eraserhead (1977), Donnie Darko (2001) Favourite Books: John Dies At The End - David Wong, House Of Leaves - Mark Z. Danielewski, Magyk - Angie Sage, Bleeding Violet … Continue reading GIQ Character Profiles: Jaylie Braithwaite

The Gremlin’s Library: Gods of Jade and Shadow

Anybody who knows me knows that I am a SUCKER for mythology. Irish, Viking, Yoruba, West African... Anything with a mythic bent and a folkloric eye is pretty much automatically my favourite. So when Silvia Moreno-Garcia announced her Gods of Jade and Shadow as a Mayan fairytale, I was sold. Unfortunately I apparently wasn't the only one … Continue reading The Gremlin’s Library: Gods of Jade and Shadow