Friday, August 30, 2013

Mary Shelley - Born August 30th, 1797

Portrait by Meghan Murphy

"What terrified me will terrify others; and I need only describe the spectre which 
had haunted my midnight pillow."
Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley - Born August 30th, 1797
Creator of Frankenstein

Also just released this week. A new take on Frankenstein 
from Gris Grimly which looks to be filled with fantastic creepy cool art. 
Mr. Grimly has a detailed blog on the project here.

Thursday, August 22, 2013

Ray Bradbury - Born: August 22nd, 1920

Portrait by Edward Miller

"A book has got smell. A new book smells great. An old book smells even better. 
An old book smells like ancient Egypt." -  Ray Bradbury

The Martian Chronicles - Art by Tim O’Brien
From the fantastic Bradbury inspired art gallery

A Conversation with Ray Bradbury

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Howard Phillips Lovecraft - Born August 20th, 1890

“At night, when the objective world has slunk back into its cavern and left dreamers to 
their own, there come inspirations and capabilities impossible at any less magical and quiet hour. No one knows whether or not he is a writer unless he has tried writing at night.” 

Portraits by Francesco Francavilla