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Pennywisdom

Over the past couple of days I’ve been fixatedly watching this scary story unfold. It’s a story about a bloodthirsty id-like psychological force that employs imagery of our greatest phobias but for some reason most commonly takes the form of a … Continue reading

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The Dark Tower (a review)

The Dark Tower books’ movie adaptation was … a mass of contradictions, let’s put it that way. I’ve spoilertexted where necessary, but for real, it’s hard to talk about this movie without spoiling either movie or books, so get busy … Continue reading

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Interlude: The Dark Tower

Day 70. 161 pages, 58,131 words. Blugh. Got bogged the past couple of days. So it looks we’re one step closer to an actual live-action version of Stephen King’s Dark Tower series. Some sort of test footage or pre-release reel … Continue reading

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Sunday Randoms

Time travel, or aliens? This was brought to my attention the other day, and I thought it might make for a fun, surreal post. Looks like an ancient clay tablet depicting a mobile phone was … no, this never actually … Continue reading

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Interlude: The Dark Tower

Day 56. 193 pages, 91,217 words. Did you know this was probably-sort-of-maybe happening? Did you know they’d offered Matthew McConaughey the part of Walter? Did you know that Aaron Paul was talking about playing Eddie? Did you know they were looking … Continue reading

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Interlude: *long, hefty sigh*

So, after three long weeks, I got my parents on a plane and off to London yesterday morning, and have spent the past twenty-four hours or so decompressing. Really, it is nice to have them around, but damn it, it’s … Continue reading

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On Time Travel

The following was taken from an e-mail with my good and esteemed friend Aaron. Apologies bro, but I got carried away with this and thought it would be most efficient to combine my blogging and e-mailing efforts. Disclaimer: This post … Continue reading

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