A TRANSCENDENT Excerpt: “The Eyes of Fire” by Michael Edgerton

Ghoulmans was always busy on Tuesdays. Perhaps that should have struck me as odd, but that was just one of the peculiarly refreshing aspects of the pub. The splendid oddity made it stand out amongst the countless bars scattered around Elm Street in Greensboro. Ghoulmans, with its Edison bulbs, grandiose Victorian bar, and a radio…

Reflections from a Gambling House by Michael Edgerton

At 3 A.M. the bartender finally hands me a beer with a four toothed grimace and a condescending, “Here, Foster.” The problem being I don’t remember giving him my name—at least not my real name. I considered putting my pistol under his chin until he told me who was jaw-jacking—but no. Just the sleep deprivation…

Our TRANSCENDENT Authors: a Featured Interview with Michael Edgerton

In our new author series, we’ll be offering a clairvoyant peek behind the veil of who and what makes up TRANSCENDENT. Here’s a glimpse at Michael Edgerton and his story “The Eyes of Fire.”   ABOUT THE STORY What inspired your story? Lovecraft, to start. One of his stories, Pickman’s Model, really struck me. Pickman…