Dawn Song Is A Darkly Erotic Exploration Of Supernatural Evil In Very Human Circumstances Lawrence Is An Invisible Bookstore Clerk In Boston, Drawn Through No Choice Of His Own Into The Greatest Conflict Of All A Struggle For Dominance Between Two Of The Most Powerful Devils In Hell.As The Media Frenzy Of The Gulf War Buildup Enthralls The City, Lawrence Feels The Presence Of Something Ethereal And Beautiful That Has Come To Boston, As He Has, In Search Of Fulfillment And Love Everlasting If He Only Knew What It Was , , Bram Stoker cultists , hip , , , , , , Clive Barker 90 Back in my early 20s, I, Cori Crooks, lived on Alcatraz Ave, no joke in a neighborhood on the Oakland Berkeley CA border On a cloudless, junkie free day, you could safely stand in the middle of the street, turn toward the water, and be held captive by the clear view of Alcatraz Island It was quite the block of artists, musicians, and hopeful dreamers My roommate and best friend was actress Amber Tamblyn s big sister, who would one day become the singer guitarist of the celebrated indie girl band, The Kirby Grips Two houses down was where 51O Magazine was printed where the Loved Ones lived next door to ex members of Social Unrest but I digress.I lived on the second floor of a 5 story apartment building, which sat right beside another 5 story apartment building There was a small alley between them, filled with crabby grass, beer bottles, and left over mattresses The two buildings were so close that if the light was right, you could see all the goings on in the apartment across the way You didn t need a telescope.That s where I met Mike, a friendly faced punk who always waved and was always home We said our first hellos through our open cell windows Turns out Mike was a writer A horror writer actually He lent me a short story he had just finished and I was so fucking freaked out after reading it tha
This seemed like a draft than a complete novel The writing was all over the place and the beautiful language used in it didn t salvage the trainwreck Was f r eine seltsame Erfahrung.Wer h tte gedacht dass ein Buch das die Geschichte eines Sexd mons erz hlt derma en melancholisch und langatmig daherkommt Sehr charakterzentrierte Story eines Autors der offensichtlich keinen gesteigerten Wert auf Spannung oder Plot legt, daf r aber kein der Menschheit bekanntes Adjektiv in seinen blumigen Schilderungen ausl t Dass ich es trotzdem zu Ende gelesen habe liegt an der Wirksamkeit mancher der Bilder und Szenen aus einem deprimierenden eiskalten Boston das als Schlachtfeld f r einen schwer nachvollziehbaren Krieg zweier H llenf rsten dient Die politischen Untert ne der Erz hlung sind zwar symphatisch k nnen aber auch nicht davon ablenken dass sich Autor ein bischen daf r sch mt einen G
Artistic, aesthetic, poetic and filled with scenes of imagined terrorizing horror Scenes of hell enmesh with captured sexuality, the distillation of all men s desires A fledgling succubi, Tisiphone, sets out on a quest to capture the souls of unknowing male victims, a
Beautifully written and very much like Clive Barker s Great and Secret Show, I just didn t like the ending. Didn t make it very far did not like it at all.
- 384 pages
- Dawn Song
- Michael Marano
- 15 October 2018 Michael Marano