Full Disclosure: I edited this book for my good friend Emil.
This book is a sweaty, crawly, hairy, bloody, and surprisingly tender collection of stories. There are a lot of horror stories here, but also science fiction, mystery, and a rather sweet romance. The characters are just as flawed, un-heroic, and gross as the rest of us, but Minchev finds something in each of them to love. He makes you feel it too.
It’s an uncomfortable sensation, sympathizing with a serial killer, or a cannibal, or a robot who…but no spoilers. Just open your heart, put it in a jar on your desk, and learn to love some monsters.