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Your story may be a pastiche retold a hundred times by hundreds of different people, but that doesn’t make your story less beautiful, does it? It doesn’t define your worth. So, keep sharing.


“Weird Al” Yankovic – Album Review – Mandatory Fun

                “Weird Al” may still be looking for the best way to drop an album in the internet age (it’s hard to hold a dozen songs for an album release when any teenager can post a funny song on Youtube), but he keeps getting closer. 1,989 more words


Walking The Line

Walking The Line

The cost is measured out in human lives:

the people, mostly men, who get sent down

for burglary, assault, or carrying knives, 262 more words


Wiseblood - Hey Bop A Ree Bop

This track, which comes from Wiseblood’s last release, the ‘PTTM’ ep (1991), is the kind of mutant blues one expected from JG Thirlwell back then. It starts out ordinarily enough; pretty straight ahead blues rock pastiche. 90 more words

JG Thirlwell


As Trevor Campbell awoke one morning from uneasy dreams he found himself transformed in his bed into a gigantic kestrel.
Even before he opened his eyes, he realised that something was wrong. 1,962 more words

The Biggo Blogs about Parody (in brief)

Who is the Biggo, anyway?

To find out, you will have to read the book. In the last post I wrote about ‘pastiche’ and what it meant for the reader of a fantasy novel, and in particular my first novella, … 300 more words