Pensive Ryan Gosling in Blade Runner 2049 teaser trailer

Ryan Gosling is hunting replicants in the just-dropped teaser trailer for Blade Runner 2049 and pissing off old man Harrison Ford.  The visuals and the tone so far are all right.  I am cautiously optimistic about this questionable sequel.  Share… Continue Reading

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What I’m Reading and Watching Lately

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I’m reading this fantastic pop science book on physics, Spooky Action at a Distance, which discusses the very weird phenomenon known as Non-Locality, which is a thing Einstein hated because it looks like magic. I’m listening to the audio book… Continue Reading

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Stories and Weddings and Other Projects

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I got up early to put in some hours on a new side project, which I’m referring to as Infinite Haunted House. It’s an exercise to develop my short story skills. The idea is to think of an enormous haunted… Continue Reading

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Daily Ritual Omelette

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This omelette I just made is delicious. Fresh mushrooms, red bell peppers, fresh spinach, Colby Jack cheese, topped with my favorite salsa.  I’ve been fantasizing lately about starting a food-themed podcast; last night while I was driving home from Book… Continue Reading

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Mystical Experiences and Where to Find Them

I’ve had a particularly stubborn pot of petunias living out back on my apartment balcony for a couple of years now. It’s a bit odd that the plant is still alive. Most people would let the undergrowth choke the plant… Continue Reading

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New trailer for War for the Planet of the Apes!

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The new trailer for War for the Planet of the Apes dropped this morning!  It looks like we’re getting a damn good movie.  I love this series, I love everything they’ve done. Rise of the Planet of the Apes had… Continue Reading

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Protest

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  Winter drifts in on a cold mist, but this rose bush made one final protest against the season. For The Daily Post – Protest  Share on Tumblr

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Your Horrific Holiday Soundtrack

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The holiday season is upon us.  I failed utterly in my plan to watch a bunch of Christmas-themed horror movies, thanks to the miasma of despair that took hold of pretty much every artist in the U.S. after the election.  I… Continue Reading

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Other Worlds Austin 2016 Recap

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Other Worlds Austin is a dedicated science fiction film festival based in Austin, TX.  A team of passionate scifi film makers, writers, and fans, they put together a curated collection of independent and classic science fiction movies, with a little horror thrown… Continue Reading

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Other Worlds Austin Film Festival Starts Tonight!

We’re about to make the drive up to Round Rock for a weekend of scifi and horror films at Flix Brewhouse, courtesy of the Other Worlds Austin film festival, home of the Mary Shelley award. Tonight we’re going to see… Continue Reading

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