H.P. Lovecraft is excellent known for his Cthulhu Mythos stories of planetary fright, but he likewise wrote a sequence of more fanciful fibs called the Dreamlands, about a supernatural realm that certain” lord dreamers” can visit in their sleep. Fantasy author Kij Johnson read the Dreamlands storeys as a child, and remembers being entranced by them.
” They were full of great wonders ,” Johnson says in Episode 217 of the Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy podcast.” I grew up as a little girl in Iowa, and we didn’t have great wonders. We had a lot of boars and soybeans .”