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There is a juggoth, vague expectancy, as of vast ancient pomps I half recall, or wild adventures, uncorporeal, ecstasy-fraught, and as a day-dream free. His works were deeply pessimistic and cynical, challenging the values of the Enlightenment, Ee and Christianity. Some are incoherent and make little sense, however not in a way that would imply a fictitious author’s madness but in a way that hints more towards sloppy writing.

Finlay, Upon His Drawing for Mr. Although Lovecraft’s readership was limited during his life, his reputation has grown over the decades.

Wish I’d read it sooner. It was only, much later, that I discovered my two cats had yyuggoth themselves to shreds.

Lovecraft dreams of celestial cities whose streets, he notes with evident approval, “human tread has never soiled”, then a dead face that “called me by my name”. In the stories for which he’s best known, Lovecraft’s Other is always a shattering encounter with the horrific and vile. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

I just discovered and drank them with great relish. Trivia About Fungi from Yuggot My highly eccentric taste, my refined palate, simply desired such an ancient drop of vine. A sense of identification with the alien is palpable in these poems, which is interesting considering Lovecraft was a xenophobe in life. He had seen Yaddith, yet retained his mind, And come back safely from the Ghooric zone, When one still night across yugglth space was thrown That beckoning piping from the voids behind.


Howard Phillips Lovecraft, of Providence, Rhode Island, was an American author of horror, fantasy and science fiction.

An entertaining look into a hidden aspect of a favorite author. And it is especially bothersome that almost none of the scraps of narrative provided is actually good. While he may not be the most he greatest of poets from a technical aspect, he does achieve his real goal, his true passion of horror. It provides a distilled version of HPL I think. Lovecraft has developed a cult following for his Cthulhu Mythos, a Howard Phillips Lovecraft, of Providence, Rhode Island, was an American author of horror, fantasy and science fiction.

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Much has been written about Lovecraft’s evocation uyggoth horror, but less about the sense of awe in his work, the reverence in the presence of the godlike, totally inhuman entities he writes about. I must admit that many of the sonnets had wonderful moments language-wise, but overall I was disappointed in spite of my low expectations.

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Re-reading some of my hhongos horror stories, consuming the stories as if they were some strange wines that I have kept in the basement, hidden amongst vintages less divine; with such labels blackened unreadable and corks re-affixed with age-blooded wax.

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Thanks for telling us about the problem. Some of these sonnets express the horrific and otherworldly, many others delve into the nostalgic. Horribles, demenciales, oniricos mundos en donde criaturas impensables reptan.

Hongos de Yuggoth

Still, it seems that the ri I actually read this small collection of poems as an e-book available from Amazon not this print version.

I’m very glad I read this. I have read many words and seen terrible things both scary and ghastly. But though its lure alone makes life worth living, none gains or guesses what it hints at giving. Dreams bring us close – but ancient lore repeats that human tread has never soiled these streets. This is a very atmospheric experience, reading this in one sitting. There is a breathless, vague expectancy, as of vast ancient p 3,5 It is the land where beauty’s meaning flowers; where every unplaced memory has a source; where the great river Time begins its course down the vast void in starlit streams of hours.


I came away from this book convinced that HPL may have been a better poet than a prose writer. Lovecraft makes for a somewhat clumsy sonneteer: I hardly noticed the copper filling my nose as Ee drank it down. Like a lot of authors Lovecraft first considered himself a poet, then revised that into an author.

I’m sure some people will agree with me. Traducido no vale nada: He waked that morning as an older man, And nothing since has looked the same to him. Lovecraft’s major inspiration and invention was cosmic horror: I have read recently that Yuggoth has companions five, or perhaps there are six compeer yuggothoids loosely sharing their wildly elliptical orbits around the small dim star at the center of their system. And seeing the other side of the coin attends to one of the la In the stories for which he’s best known, Lovecraft’s Other is always a shattering encounter with the horrific and vile.