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The Tall Tale of Carniggy House - Prologue 8.

The Tall Tale of Carniggy House.

Tom in a northern town…8.

Cora’s thirteenth birthday… 3. 

I approach Cora’s bedroom door with not a little caution, I mean this guys already punched a young teenager, and although I can most certainly stick up for myself, I’ve have no real pugilistic skills. 1,115 more words


Part One, Part Two

I asked Arthur to take us to the spot where he saw the vampires to which he gladly agreed. He explained how they chased him through the woods into his backyard. 492 more words


Disney to Take On "12 Dancing Princesses"...Probably

I am making a prediction.

You know how in Frozen Hans has twelve older brothers? Well, to me that sounds an awful lot like a set up for some version of the Twelve Dancing Princesses fairy tale.   34 more words


Astonished: Dream Theater's Complex Audacity

Dream Theater, The Astonishing (Roadrunner, 2016).  Double CD, too many tracks to list!

Has there been a progressive rock or metal release more divisive over the last several years than Dream Theater’s most recent, THE ASTONISHING? 726 more words

Progressive Rock

Do You Believe In True Love?

It must be Valentine’s Day.  

Something like that.  I’m feeling very curious about love and how it all works in this world.  I guess that at 58 I’m supposed to be a lot of things I’m not.   252 more words

Chatting About Things I Like

The Captain's Log - a thousand nights (E.K. Johnston)

Ahoy there me mateys!

a thousand nights (E.K. Johnston)

This also was one of the ports I wanted to plunder. And it was even better than the initial sighting suggested. 493 more words


Review: Splintered by A.G. Howard

Splintered is the first book in a trilogy retelling of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. This book has a darker take on the classic tale. 188 more words