image… an almost dreamlike travel through the otherworldly fog on the Scottish moor and the sharp mountains, where moss covers the skeletons of giants and scary things with sharp teeth that rip your flesh off, to the traditional pub or the snobby suburban houses. And even though some stories don’t take place in Scotland at all, maybe not even in this world, and some take place in the future, and even several centuries back, it doesn’t matter. You’ll feel as if you’ve been given a glimpse of a culture, something you need to pay a new visit to …

Read my review of the anthology “Caledonia Dreamin’. Strange Fiction of Scottish Descent”, edited by Hal Duncan and Chris Kelso, at The Future Fire here.

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