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Monthly Archives: December 2017

Movie Review: Star Wars The Last Jedi

Star Wars: The Last Jedi has been a critical success, but hasn’t been quite as warmly received by the legions of devoted Star Wars fans.  In the movie, the rebel alliance is on its heels as the First Order is breathing down their necks.  Meanwhile, Rey is recruiting Luke Skywalker because he is the galaxy’s Read More…

Limbus, Inc. Book II, edited by Brett J Talley

Limbus, Inc. Book 2 is a shared anthology featuring some heavy hitters in the horror genre, masterfully edited by Brett Talley.  Weaving into all of these stories is a shadowy hiring agency called Limbus Inc. that seems to find just the right people for a given job provided they are desperate enough to take it.  Read More…

Movie Review: Justice League

This was a much maligned movie, and although I don’t think it was a great movie by any stretch, it probably wasn’t as bad as reviews might suggest.  By this point, the first entry into the Justice League series can be considered a flop.  I think the biggest reasons for this are twofold:  Batman vs. Read More…

The Walking Dead Time For After

Well, at least this episode wasn’t as bad as the last episode.  Having said that, it was filled with flaws with only a couple of bright spots.  After all of that constant fighting in the first couple of episodes, it seems as if there has been little movement in the story line.  It’s hard to Read More…

10 Questions with Weston Kincade

1.  How does your being an English teacher influence your horror and fantasy writing?   Being an English teacher has positives and negatives when it comes to writing. It basically means that I am more than a bit OCD about the storyline, story arc, characterization, thematic elements, and various other elements. As a result, my Read More…