SF Winter 2016 Front Cover hi-res
Issue 35/Volume 2

Winter 2016-17 – Fear & Fantasy Issue


  • Pages: 160
  • ISBN: 978-1-906539-58-0
  • Published: Nov 2016

Product Description

Fear & Fantasy issue | Guest Editor: Mia Gallagher


Oliver Arnoldi, Katharine
Darragh Cotter, For Silence
Trevor Fevin, Forrester
Ronan Flaherty, Re-Animator Tales
Anne Griffin, The Boy Who Left
Olivia Heal, The Guinea Fowl
James B.L. Hollands, Just What’s For You, You’ll Get It
Clara Kumagai, Real Boys
Brendan Murphy, The Fire at the Ritz
Roisín O’Donnell, The Great Hunger
Maeve O’Lynn in collaboration with the artist Siobhán McGibbon, The Xenophon Tapes
Heather Parry, Amelia Magdalene
Oran Ryan, Joe the Aquanaut and the Aftermath Blue
Luke Sheehan, The House of Love
Ian Shine, Cute
Lucy Sweeney Byrne, To Cure a Body


Fiction in Translation

Vladimir Poleganov, The Feather (translated from the Bulgarian by Peter Bachev)



Natasha Calder, Troll Song
Evan Costigan, The Shroud
Patrick Cotter, The Town of Checkers
Jonathan Greenhause, The ghost was not a normal one
Gerard Hanberry, Freckles
Caroline Hardaker, Gums
Simon Lewis, The Trade
Alex Harper, I was your Golem
David McLoghlin, Mixed Media
Paul McMahon, Milltown Cemetery, Belfast, March 16th, 1988
Susan Millar DuMars, In His Attic
Nessa O’Mahony, Bogeyman
Rachel Plummer, Dollhouse
Niamh Prior, Dr Jekyll
Jane Robinson, Radium Mother
Dave Rudden, Rambda Runs on Reddened Wheels
Matthew Sweeney, The Blind Clairvoyant
Jennie Taylor, There Is A Risk of Decay
Dawn Watson, Creep



Philip St John on Mark Z. Danielewski’s House of Leaves


Bernice Murphy – Short, Sharp Shocks
Rachel Sneyd – Dead Baby v Dead Baby: The Power of Humanity in Creating Penny Dreadful’s Horror

Cover Art

Gary Coyle

Cover Design

Fergal Condon