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^DOWNLOAD EPUB ↬ The Nightmare Collection ↴ The Nightmare Collection is a stunning showcase of vivid prose Alluring and provocative, emotive and often amusing, this is storytelling of the highest order Boston once again demonstrates why he is the undisputed master of of dark poetry Michael McBride Boston s strange landscape of nether worlds and beings invokes a state of mind the reader will gladly be pulled into, even at the risk of discovering a dark truth that threatens one s realitya fantastic collection Corrine De Winter, Bram Stoker Award author of The Woman at the Funeral Certain elemnets of craft do transcend the issue of shape and assist the sense of speculation It doesn t matter whether Boston rhymes, alliterates in free verse, or employs the poetic sentence There s a strong sense of clarity within The Nightmare Collection Again, this comes back to Williams famous little dictum The collections bristles with things Vivid imager abound, which is fundamentally needed Speculation is an abstract action Without grounding the reader, in, say, Boston s Surreal Office where the arm rests are arms and the sofa is a lap, the poetry would just be a loose bundle of ideas, and that would be boring as boring as a collection where the writer was concerned with communicating their feelings than speaking a language of evocative imagery Boston does what any successful speculative poet should do He puts the reader in weird, strange, landscapes he gives a visual context for his ideas In the end, it makes for a wild ride Rich Ristow, Dark Scribe Magazine


10 thoughts on “The Nightmare Collection

  1. Kristine Muslim Kristine Muslim says:

    I love everything that Bruce Boston has written I ve been collecting his books and chaps forthan ten years This book is just one of them I m pretty much sold on anything that has his byline.


  2. Anthony Bernstein Anthony Bernstein says:

    Bruce Boston has a singular habit of writing award winning material He has nursed this habit for quite some time and in his latest book The Nightmare Collection I can find no signs of abating Here we are treated to fifty four new works of highly stylized dark poetry that will not only appeal to fans of horror and speculative poetry, but to anyone who appreciates poetry of the highest order In The Nightmare Collection, Boston weaves his heady brand of vivid darkness into a vast and fant Bruce Boston has a singular habit of writing award winning material He has nursed this habit for quite some time and in his latest book The Nightmare Collection I can find no signs of abating Here we are treated to fifty four new works of highly stylized dark poetry that will not only appeal to fans of horror and speculative ...


  3. Charles Charles says:

    Another excellent collection of speculative poetry from Bruce Boston I ve just finished it and will probably start it immediately again I may have further commentary when I finish it the second time.