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In Time

What’s more beautiful than to walk into a parallel world. A parallel world that is created by your consciousness, ignited by your surroundings. All it takes is for you to walk back into an old playground, with kids inside playing, and shift your consciousness into one that is of a few years old, and wonder what could have happened if they were the you now. 38 more words

Read Like a Writer: DAUGHTER OF SMOKE AND BONE By Laini Taylor

Readers crave the strange and unusual. Drop them into a setting that is beautiful–but in an odd way and dangerous–but in a subtle way. This is a powerful combination, and Taylor accomplishes it in her book twice over. 191 more words


天空の城ラピュタ (Laputa: Castle in the Sky)

Director: Hayao Miyazaki
Release Date: August 2, 1986
Rating: ★★★★

Drawing inspiration from Jonathan Swift’s ‘Gulliver’s Travels’, ‘Laputa, Castle in the Sky’ takes Miyazaki’s love for flying machines to the max, introducing a humongous flying island. 327 more words



I’m driving alone down a country road, enjoying the scenery. It’s beautiful – like my home, but somehow different, perhaps just in that it isn’t familiar. 549 more words


Which Words Could Define Your Story?

This week we wanted to share something colourful, fun and easy on the eye!

This heart-shaped graphic incorporates some of the key words from the first novel in The Lazuli Portals series: … 75 more words


An Argument for Fantasy Fiction

I’ve run across several articles that argue that fantasy fiction does not have the same merit as the classics and therefore children should be discouraged from reading them.   600 more words

As I See It

Today's Random Tokusatsu: Super Dimension Odyssey Tritia (2005)

Today’s selection: Super Dimension Odyssey Tritia (2005, dir. Masayoshi Shiki)

Subgenre: Magical girl

Available from: Switchblade

Short review: Groan.

Long Review: GROAAAAAAAAAN. I try to support region 1 DVD releases of tokusatsu titles, but sometimes it’s difficult. 234 more words

Today's Random Tokusatsu