Interrogating the Abyss by Chris Kelso
"Just when you think Kelso has taken you as far as he can, he proves you wrong, setting off in a bold new direction." —John Langan, author of The Fisherman
"Lyrical, intelligent and deeply astute" —Laura Mauro, Black Static
"This will be a valuable time capsule to the pandemic and beyond." —Paul K, Wake Island Podcast
Interrogating the Abyss is the first volume in the collected interviews, essays, and fictions of Chris Kelso. It’s an exploration of darkness and a dissection of human relationships and obsession, featuring conversations with writers such as Dennis Cooper and Matthew Stokoe, and culminating in Voidness, ten sessions of psychic intervention by some of literature's most compelling storytellers.
Chris Kelso is a multi-translated bestselling author and editor from Scotland. His short fiction has been nominated for a British Fantasy-Award, and he is the two-time winner of the Ginger Nuts of Horror Novel of the Year (2016/17). You can find his work in 3:AM, Sensitive Skin, Invert/Extant, The Scottish Poetry Library, Locus, Black Static and many more.