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The Shallows Review

My favourite comment of film criticism this year came courtesy of Danny Leigh on the BBC’s Film 2016 review show. While discussing recent Austrian horror… 755 more words

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Aw Crusoe and Little Friday

A classic question, revisited: what are the five items you must have on a deserted island?

I assume this would be over and above basics such as food, fresh water, shelter, blankets, a couple of changes of clothing, etc. 503 more words


Beware Lasciviousness

1Pe 4:3 For the time past of our life may suffice us to have wrought the will of the Gentiles, when we walked in lasciviousness, lusts, excess of wine, revellings, banquetings, and abominable idolatries:

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The Tall Tales of the Drunken Sailor


Waves crashing

Lightning flashing,


Collision and coolness,

Winded and breathless,

Surface impact.

Clothes gulping the trespass,

Encumbered in the morass,

Down we go. 410 more words


Drunken Sailor Castaway (100 Word Story #20)

What’s this I see? An island? White sand?

I cautiously swim forth and step foot on the land.

Turning to the sea, I bid a fond farewell, 83 more words


Drunken Sailor Lost and Found (100 Word Story #19)

Beneath the waters so deep and so dark,

I lay awake waiting for the light to make mark,

Forms take shape, be this the dawn? 88 more words