• Posts Tagged ‘Luke Spooner’

    Fiction: Ladies’ Night

    by  • April 22, 2019 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    Art for "Ladies' Night"

    An essay by Jane Wilding, as provided by Robert Dawson Art by Luke Spooner The sun was setting, and the neon was coming out overhead as I sashayed into the Platinum Horseshoe. It’s a small bar by Vegas standards, maybe two hundred seats and a double handful of slots, no floor show. Behind the...

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    A Last Minute Message for the Youth

    by  • March 4, 2019 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    A letter from Richard Rictor, as provided by Brodie Lowe Art provided by Luke Spooner Preparation is key. Especially when going up against Iredell County’s newest monsters in those woods behind your house. Given the fact that none of us know what caused the research facility’s outbreak, we can assume that city hall was...

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    I Didn’t Break the Lamp Cover Artist: Luke Spooner

    by  • February 7, 2019 • MSJ Time Machine, On Kickstarter • 0 Comments

    Pursuing a Doctorate at Miskatonic U

    Our cover artist for I Didn’t Break the Lamp: Historical Accounts of Imaginary Acquaintances is Luke Spooner, aka ‘Carrion House’, who has been working with us from early in the history of Mad Scientist Journal. This will actually be his second anthology cover for us, as he did the memorable and popular cover for Selfies from the...

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    Forty-Flesh Barrier

    by  • February 4, 2019 • Fiction • 1 Comment

    Art accompanying "Forty Flesh Barrier"

    An essay by Tethys, as provided by Raluca Balasa Art by Luke Spooner Across the bar hangs a sign reading Humans Only. A man with a seeing eye dog sits exactly twenty-three meters from me, hazy in the smoke under the fire basins. As my colonel banters with the bartender, I study that dog....

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    Guts

    by  • December 17, 2018 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    Art for "Guts"

    An account by an unnamed gangbanger, as provided by by Theodore C. Van Alst, Jr. Art provided by Luke Spooner We talked a ton of shit one summer night, when the air outside was soft, and the light was so warm you could sleep on the sidewalk just forever. Ten or two or four immortal...

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    Weed of Ill-Omen

    by  • December 3, 2018 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    Art for "Weed of Ill Omen"

    An essay by Dr. Abderrafie Alhazred, as provided by Sarah Yasin Art provided by Luke Spooner Some drug dealers keep big dogs to scare the cops. I always found that tactic to be labor intensive. Who wants to poop-scoop those massive feces every day? Not I. The drug business is purely an economic opportunity...

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    To See the Light

    by  • November 5, 2018 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    Art for "To See The Light"

    : This story contains medical horror. Readers should be advised. An essay by Max Allaway, as provided by J. Harper Art provided by Luke Spooner A deep, groggy breath. I tried to open my eyes. All I saw was black. Had I not opened them? I tried to open my eyes as wide...

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    Hollywood Cafe

    by  • October 1, 2018 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    A letter from Nick Nickerson, as provided by Tara Campbell Art provided by Luke Spooner Dear Brian Jones, Congratulations on owning a new Hollywood Café franchise! We are proud to welcome you to the Hollywood family. We were impressed with your prior background in the restaurant business and your entrepreneurial drive, and will support...

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    Within the Pulse of Darkness

    by  • August 20, 2018 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    Art for "Within The Pulse Of Darkness"

    An essay by Cassius Carter, as provided by Lucas Leery Art by Luke Spooner Dear Cass, I invite you to assist me on my next expedition. The site is in remote, northern land that I trust you will remember well. Your task will be simple: to record data thoroughly and accurately. I apologize, but I...

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    Genemech Announces Bio-Security Incident and Confirms Release of Giant Death Bees

    by  • July 23, 2018 • Fiction • 0 Comments

    Art for "Genemech Announces Bio-Security Incident and Confirms Release of Giant Death Bees"

    A press release authorised by Dr. Mackenzie Cooper, Chief Science Officer and Co-Founder Genemech, as provided by Paul Alex Gray Art by Luke Spooner FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE VENUS SPRINGS, NEVADA, October 12th, 2019 /PRWorldWire Genemech (NYSE: GMNX) today announced a bio-security incident originating in the company’s WN45 facility. WN45 is a classified advanced manufacturing...

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