H P Lovecraft

Happy Birthday, Mr. Lovecraft

It is an honoured tradition on this blog to commemorate the birthday of the Master of the Macabre, H. P. Lovecraft, on this day every year.

Today in 1890, Howard Philips Lovecraft was born in in Providence, Rhode Island, where he spent most of his life.

To celebrate, I present a reading of one of my favourite tales, The Shadow Over Innsmouth: