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What I thought of A Train Called Love #1

The idea of a Garth Ennis romance comic is so obvious it’s brilliant. After all he’s done romance comics before in the shape of Hellblazer… 365 more words



★★★ 3/4

The new Netflix Pablo Escobar drama Narcos opens with the following title card: “Magical realism is defined as what happens when a highly detailed, realistic setting is invaded by something too strange to believe.” 888 more words



A SINGLE SHOT – DON’T SEE. Appalachian man, Sam Rockwell, at the beginning of a divorce, goes hunting. He uses a rifle that looks like a shotgun. 345 more words

(10/07/2015) Pointing Out Error?

That Christians benefit and serve one another by exposing error, faults and sin are considered, today.  Comfort and encouragement are provided by the Gospel through assurances that correction and divine forgiveness are available along with change (e.g., growth, learning, rebirth), newness of life, right relationship with divinity, spiritual power, and sacred wisdom.  1,070 more words


Lair of Dreams by Libba Bray

At long last Libba Bray’s Lair of Dreams, the sequel to her Roaring 20s Young Adult, supernatural thriller The Diviners, finally came out this year, and I, among many others I’m sure, was doing my clam dance when it arrived in my mailbox. 1,210 more words


Brian Friel: The Faith Healer & The Playwright – Magic Makers in a secular world PT. II

Continued from Part I

The architects of the Irish Literary Revival in the early twentieth century were set on building a new Ireland. Figures such as W.B. 1,142 more words


Are you having the best day?

“The Best Day” by Atmosphere
I had a rough day, but that’s life, it happens
Woke up on a dark side of my mattress
I guess I forgot to set my clock… 443 more words