Covidoverload: Thoughts On Coronaconspiracies

The world is a bizarre place, filled with unknowable oddities and questionable realities, and adding to this is some of the strange posts that pop up from friends on things like Facebook. I've seen anti-vax Bill Gates stuff, the 5G effect with a side order of microchipping coming to a brain near you, the establishment's … Continue reading Covidoverload: Thoughts On Coronaconspiracies

The Dark Crystal: Fantasy, Animism & Subversion

What might one say of The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance? Lovers of the original, like myself, appear to be blown away by it, and even those who didn't like the original movie have nothing but good things to say about it. So if you haven't watched it, don't waste time reading this and go … Continue reading The Dark Crystal: Fantasy, Animism & Subversion

The Cosmic Highway (Early Writer’s Circle Work 2002)

During my years at college I was introduced by a friend to Men At Arms by Terry Pratchett, and now looking back I can see how Pratchett was a big influence on my style, particularly the way in which his dialogue was structured to provide comic effect, as well as the way in which his … Continue reading The Cosmic Highway (Early Writer’s Circle Work 2002)