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Lovecraft Encyclopedia Howard Phillips Lovecraft: Much has been written about Lovecraft’s evocation of 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.

Retrieved from ” https: Rather than visions themselves, these poems serve as a commentary on their source. Those who genuinely reason, like his protagonists, gamble with sanity.

For the eponymous species, see Mi-go. If you already enjoy other Lovecraftian materials, it is interesting in that it was the first time he mentioned many things which were expanded in his later works. 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.

Hongos de Yuggoth y otros poemas fantásticos : H. P. Lovecraft :

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. He waked that morning as an older man, And nothing uongos has looked the same to him. But though its lure alone makes life worth living, none gains or guesses what it hints at giving. Dreams yugggoth us close – but ancient lore repeats that human tread has never soiled these streets. However, beginning in the month after finishing his sequence, Lovecraft set to work on his story The Whisperer in Darkness where Yuggoth is recreated as a nongos of fungoid beings given the name of Mi-go.


Several of these sonnets brought to mind ideas from the stories like “The Well” has I consciously or unconsciously put off reading this mostly because I prefer prose to poetry I still dobut I should have read this sooner. There are references to the author’s night terrors in “Recognition” 4a potent source for his later fiction and carrying forward into dream poems hobgos to his Dunsany manner; to intimations of an Elder Race on earth; and to nightmare beings from Beyond.

My highly eccentric taste, my refined palate, simply desired such an ancient drop o Re-reading some of loveraft favorite 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.

Hongos de Yuggoth y otros poemas fantásticos

I accidentally chanced upon Lovecraft while browsing shelves at my local city library during my high school days. Read more Read less. I’m sure some people will agree with me. If there’s one weakness to HPL’s poetry, it’s his archaism. He has an artful way of creating an atmosphere of the yuggkth and the mysterious unknown. Sending a copy of “Recapture” which just predates the sequence but was later incorporated into it the poet remarks that it is ‘illustrative of my efforts to practice what I preach regarding direct and unaffected diction’.

And seeing the other side of the coin attends to one of the la In the loecraft for which he’s best known, Lovecraft’s Other is always a shattering encounter with the horrific and vile. Some of these sonnets express the horrific and otherworldly, many others delve into the nostalgic.

But though its lure alone makes life worth living, None yuggtoh or guesses what it hints at giving. Howard Phillips Lovecraft, of Providence, Rhode Island, was an American author of horror, fantasy and science fiction.


Finlay, Upon His Drawing for Mr. Quotes from Fungi from Yuggot When i first read this Horatian, I felt only the supernaturally positive emotions of amazement, anxiety, wonder, fear, mystery, and eeriness. Still, it seems that the ri I actually read this small collection of poems as an e-book available lovecrzft Amazon not this print version. Without the ideas that evolved from his plots, the sort of imagery spotlighted in this collection wouldn’t exist. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Wish I’d read it sooner. In the stories for which he’s best known, Lovecraft’s Other is always a shattering encounter with the horrific and vile. A Look Behind the Cthulhu Mythos. My little Olthar was still trying to consume Miss Mittens, although I could not see how Olthar could breathe with Hoongos Mitten’s whole head inside his mouth.

The line between fear and wonder in these poems is membranously thin.

Fungi from Yuggoth and Other Poems

I enjoyed Lovecraft’s clever and creepy turns of phrase in this bilingual and illustrated volume that I was fortunate enough to find at the public library. Greenwood Press,p. It shone through all the sunset’s glories – thin At first, but with a slowly brightening face. Set up a giveaway. Jul 01, Carlos rated it liked it Shelves: Want to Read saving…. It was only, much later, that I discovered my two cats had torn themselves to shreds.

Varying opinions have been expressed in the critical literature on Lovecraft as to whether the poems form a continuous cycle which tells a story, or whether each individual sonnet is discrete.