Ex Oblivione (Q). short story by H. P. Lovecraft. edit edit. arwikisource إلى النسيان; enwikisource Ex Oblivione; ruwikisource Ex Oblivione (Лавкрафт). When the last days were upon me, and the ugly trifles of existence began to drive me to madness like the small drops of water that torturers let fall ceaselessly. Today we’re looking at two very short stories: “Ex Oblivione,” written in or and first published in the March issue of The United.

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A couple is faced with an unknown fate and an unknown entity in their basement. So, if we are too overwhelmed with our dreams, we will eventually dissolve into nothingness. Feb 20, Moataz Ibrahim rated it really liked it. Am I supposed to know what I dream of? While roaming through dream lands the narrator finds a papyrus that tells about a locked gate that can be unlocked using a special drug.

Short Story # Ex-Oblivion by H. P. Lovecraft

Sep 12, Amy Other Amy rated it it was ok Shelves: I’ve never read anything by H. Once when the gentle rain fell I glided in a barge down a sunless stream under the earth till I reached another world of purple twilight, iridescent arbours, and undying roses.

Jul 09, Claire Orion rated it it was amazing. He is now commonly regarded as one of the most influential horror writers of the 20th Century, oblivkone widespread and indirect influence, and frequently compared to Edgar Allan Poe.

I can appreciate Lovecraft’s fascination with dreams but it’s rare that any of his stories centering on the dream world captivate me. This poem captures the “Is real live worth it? Published first published March Arkham Sanitarium is an anthology of three short stories faithfully adapted from the works of H.

The villagers believe that the hated nobles surrounded by myths and superstitions – Madam and Sir De Blois – are responsible for it. So each night in sleep I strove to find the hidden latch of the gate in the ivied antique wall, though it was exceedingly well hidden. Howard Phillips Lovecraft, of Providence, Rhode Island, was an American author of horror, fantasy and science fiction.


Lovecraft’s protagonists usually achieve the obligione of traditional gnosis and mysticism by momentarily glimpsing the horror of ultimate reality.

Three thieves set out to rob a very wealthy old man after hearing of his prosperous history. I find it interesting this came out when it did. Jul 31, Leah Craig rated it really liked it.

Dec 15, Netanella rated it liked it Shelves: From beyond came a glow that weirdly lit the giant twisted trees and the tops of the buried temples, and I drifted on songfully, expectant of the glories of the land from whence I should never return.

On a tangent, it feels a bit like a cheat to be logging all these Lovecraft stories separately, but I’m working my way through a digital Complete Works, and I want to have a record of everything I’ve read. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

My favourite part must have been: In my dreams I found a little of the beauty I had vainly sought in life, and wandered through old gardens and enchanted woods. And always the goal of my fancies was the mighty vine-grown wall with the little gate of bronze therein.

Dec 20, Daniel Ortega rated it it was amazing. Full Cast and Crew. It is written in first person and tells of the dreams of a presumably dying man. I knew not which to believe, yet longed more and more to cross forever into the unknown land; for doubt and secrecy are the oblivkone of lures, and no new horror can be more terrible than the daily torture of the commonplace.

Fragments, by H.P. Lovecraft

The papyrus tells of the gate, with varying accounts of what lies oblvione Thanks for telling us about the problem.


I am not sure if that was the intended effect in this ethereal, lyrical short story.

A drug induced trip into oblivion. To view it, click here. So, happier than I had ever dared hoped to be, I dissolved again into that native infinity of crystal oblivion from which the daemon Life had called me for one brief and desolate hour.

Judging the subject matter, I can only imagine that was his intention. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. A Look Behind the Cthulhu Mythos.

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In my dreams I found a little of the beauty I had vainly sought in life, and wandered through old gardens and enchanted woods. In his dreams, the man is walking through a valley and encounters a vine-covered wall “Ex Oblivione” is a prose poem by American horror fiction writer H. Find showtimes, watch trailers, browse photos, track your Watchlist and rate your favorite movies and TV shows on your phone or tablet!

Articles with LibriVox links. There are some wonderful words and prose in here, short and sweet, but it left me a little cold, and certainly didn’t draw me in.

Ex Oblivione

Once when the gentle rain fell I glided oblivjone a barge down a sunless stream under the earth till I reached obliviome world of purple twilight, iridescent arbours, and undying roses. By Lance Eaton – June 27, Start your free trial. Want to Read saving….

By Lance Eaton – August 28, Lovecraftwritten in late or early and first published in The United Amateur in Marchunder the pseudonym Ward Phillips.