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The Sick Land by Jon Hills

The blog of Alex Case, a researcher at a remote station on the outskirts of The Sick Land. The Sick Land is different to the rest of the world. Machinery breaks down, living creatures change. People can’t survive there for long. Not as they are. The Sick Land is a cosmic horror story. . . .

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THE SICK LAND

Creepy and Compelling

By David Demchuk, editor

Aug 27, 2013: After seeing Billy Higgins’s review, I thought I would check out The Sick Land for myself—and his comments are spot on. The first entry in researcher Alan Case’s blog is so unpromising as to be amusing, but it’s not long before the shocks are coming thick and fast as Case’s fellow scientists become overwhelmed by the biological/supernatural blight that infects the area outside their research station.

Though there are fleeting allusions to classics like Solaris, The Thing and the stories of [more . . .]

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THE SICK LAND

A Good Story to Make You S@%# Yourself

By Billy Higgins Peery, author of A Bad Idea

Aug 27, 2013: Geez, this is scary.

On a basic level, "The Sick Land" is the story of a scientist who becomes part of a research team that investigates "The Sick Land," an inexplicable area of scientific anomalies that’s been researched somewhat heavily by academia. Despite the research, no one can figure out exactly why the environment is so different and—as we very soon find out—so horrifying.

On the one hand, I’m loathe to recommend [more . . .]

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