It Crouches Near The Center Of Creation There Is No Night Where It Waits Only The Riddle Of Which Terrible Dream Will Set It Loose It Beheaded Mercy To Take Possession Of That Place It Feasts On Darkness From The Minds Of Men No One Has Ever Seen Its Eyeless Face When It Sleeps We Know A Few Moments Of Peace But When It Breathes Again We Go Down In Fire And Mate With Jackals It Knows Our Fear It Has Our Number It Waited For Our Coming And It Will Abide Long After We Have Become Congealed Smoke It Has Never Heard Music, And Shows Its Fangs When We Panic It Is The Beast Of Our Savage Past, Hungering Today, And Waiting Patiently For The Mortal Meal Of All Our Golden Tomorrows It Lies Waiting This Fantastic Short Story Collection Features Two Of Ellison S Most Famous, The Nebula Award Winner A Boy And His Dog And The Hugo Award Winning Short Story That Lends The Collection Its Title These And The Entire Book Will Knock You Off Your Feet.
Harlan Jay Ellison was a prolific American writer of short stories, novellas, teleplays, essays, and criticism.His literary and television work has received many awards He wrote for the original series of both The Outer Limits and Star Trek as well as The Alfred Hitchcock Hour edited the multiple award winning short story anthology series Dangerous Visions and served as creative consultant writ
- Mass Market Paperback
- 215 pages
- The Beast That Shouted Love at the Heart of the World
- Harlan Ellison
- 17 August 2019 Harlan Ellison