Review of Steve Toase, “Children of the Rotting Straw”, Weird Horror 1 (2020): 37-41 — Purchase here. Reviewed by Sara L. Uckelman.
Content note: Slavery, loss of child.
This was an eerie story, invoking an intense feeling of autumn — scents, sounds, activities. The plot was simple but effective, and just the right length to be satisfying.