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Deadpool and a Most Meta Trilogy Part II

Yesterday, we explored Deadpool’s destruction of the Myth of Redemptive Violence and thus the very foundation for most comic conflicts and their resolutions.  But the Sassin’ Assassin is far from finished.  1,578 more words

Comic Books

I'm Happy with Dracula

Okay, I’ll admit I dropped the ball. My impressions on Bram Stoker’s Dracula might be a tad more than a century late, but don’t hold that against me. 503 more words

Books

How much time does one need to finish 'War and Peace'?

I really want to know…

I started last Oct and I am only half way through… Feel like an idiot…

Me

Write On: The Importance of Being Ernest

Today I will be picking the brain of my friend and colleague, Francis Sparks, author of the forthcoming hard-boiled and page-turning detective novel, Made Safe… 1,235 more words

Advice

Classic literature

How do you choose the greatest novels of all time? When not just the story and the writing, but also the moment in time you read it for the first time, affects your opinion. 240 more words

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F. Scott Fitzgerald | Penguin Classics

This is probably my absolute favorite collection that I own. These editions are just to die for! Pictures don’t even do them justice – they are much prettier in person! 156 more words

Frankenstein

As my fellowmen immerse themselves into the folds of the new power that might change our lives in the next six years, one word was particularly used to describe the ascension of our just-elected president: … 560 more words

Classic Literature