The Coming of–King Kull! Bernie Wrightson, 1948-2017

  The phenomenal Bernie Wrightson passed away in March at age 68. Wrightson “lived the life” as a comic artist. He became a professional at age 18. During his highly influential stint on DC’s Swamp Thing, he and Len Wein elevated the comic book horror story to a higher standard than it had enjoyed since …

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Beyond the Valley of the Worm

There has been wide interest in H.P. Lovecraft's thoughts about life beyond this mortal coil, the paranormal, and experience beyond everyday bodily existence since Kenneth Grant’s The Magical Revival (Muller, 1972), associated writing like a piece on Lovecraft and Aleister Crowley in Lovecraft Studies (Barry Leon Bender, “Aleister Crowley and H.P. Lovecraft: The Occult Connection,” …

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