"Undeniably a brilliantly written story which offers plenty of rewards for those game enough to read it." —Fantasy Book ReviewDoes all human passion, all memory, all imagination come merely from the chemistry in our brains, like the movements of a clock follow from the arrangement of its cogs and... show more
"Undeniably a brilliantly written story which offers plenty of rewards for those game enough to read it." —Fantasy Book ReviewDoes all human passion, all memory, all imagination come merely from the chemistry in our brains, like the movements of a clock follow from the arrangement of its cogs and wheels?Are we just clockwork dolls? Or is there an organizing principle at work, something we can ask for answers to the important questions of existence... something that might answer? Dave Burns has asked. Now he, and his friends, might not live long enough to understand the reply.
Publish date: January 29th 2013
Pages no: 152
Edition language: English
Dave has problems. He has a problem with alcohol. He has a problem admitting his ex-girlfriend and best mate are happily married. He has a problem with the way his life in general is turning out. He has a problem admitting that all of it just may be his own fault. And, Dave has anger issues. In an a...
Have to say, I found this a really interesting read, a horror story that has very little violence, more a psychological assault on your senses but what stuck out most for me was the characters and their interaction. Clockwork Dolls delivers an unnerving sense of dread throughout and certainly provid...
Are we all just random collections of cells and blood? Is there something behind all of creation? Is it God? Is it the Cosmos? Can you ask either one for help?Quote: "The theory goes that if you make a request to the universe in the right way, then the Cosmos will grant your wish."As the old saying ...
The Cosmo's and Karma can manifest,the things in your life that you beget.Those things you love and do regret,can twist and turn and circumvent,the thoughts and feelings you really meant.For what you give,shall you surely get. For the laws of life never repent;-the blood that was spilled.-the cards ...
Short, sharp...into the action with no words wasted and that's what a good novella should be all about. I read this in one sitting and really enjoyed a good mix of crime and horror with just a dab of fantasy..giving the reader a glimpse into the rather perturbed mind of Dave Burns...
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