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The Dark Phoenix Saga (Part 1)

Donny reviews the greatest X-Men story ever told.

Uncanny X-Men #’s 129-138
Chris Claremont (writer)
John Byrne (co-plotter and artist)

If I approached re-reading and reviewing… 2,185 more words

Comic Books: Reviews And History

Deep Forests and Manicured Gardens - A Look at Two New Short Fiction Magazines

November saw the launch of two entirely new paying markets for genre short fiction but it could just as easily have been five.

Genre culture’s ability to produce short fiction now so comprehensively outstrips its ability to engage with short fiction that the odds of any given story receiving much attention are rapidly approaching zero. 1,111 more words

Science Fiction

50 Uncanny Artworks

Pop surrealists and lowbrow artists owe a debt of gratitude to Margaret Keane — painter of melancholic, saucer-eyed little girls. Tim Burton’s Keane biopic Big Eyes… 4,216 more words


Creamy Psychology - Yvonne Todd

Last weekend I spent a couple of days in Wellington and took time to see a few exhibitions of work including Yvonne Todd’s ‘Creamy Psychology’ at the Wellington City Gallery. 424 more words

Contemporary Art

Uncanny: final painting

Finished the semester with 25 paintings, 2 nearly finished sketch books, and so many more drawings. These past 3.5 months have probably been the most prolific of my life. 6 more words



On every level, the cosmos and its components, have
an uncanny instinctive ability to OPTIMIZE

According to Nothes by KHAUL,

Optimize is that the individual must have the patience and decisiveness to act at precisely the opportune time. 21 more words


CBR 6/26 Mystery in White: A Christmas Crime Story by J. Jefferson Farjeon

Mystery in White: A Christmas Crime Story (1937) exploits seasonal chill to the max on every possible level. It’s cold, neck-deep in snow–and there might be ghosts or other unearthly things hiding in the shadowy whiteness. 339 more words