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Now Fear This: From the Dark

I’ll admit it. I’m a sucker for simplicity. Strand the bare minimum of characters in a single, isolated location and torment them with a never-fully-glimpsed monster, and you’ll have my full attention for the next hundred minutes. 1,090 more words

Projected Pixels And Emulsion

I Am So Brave!

August is the time of year when children are returning to school, and also when many others will be attending school, kindergarten or Pre-K for the first time. 308 more words

Lights Out Makes Its Monster Into A Metaphor

Hello, everyone! I watched the much anticipated Lights Out movie a few days ago and honestly loved it. As a dedicated fan of horror, it satisfied my need for a good, scary story and subverted some tired stereotypes. 1,331 more words


Lights Out (Sandberg; 2016)

Horror is a genre that is particularly difficult to get right, and due to that reason, Hollywood often doesn’t care if it’s done right since most horror movies will at least make a little over their budget, horror being cheap to produce but relatively popular with audiences.   987 more words

Movie Review

A Child's Perspective #poetry #onewordprompt

keeping the darkness out

comfort beneath the covers

me and my flashlight

weary eyes and blurry book words

fall asleep wrapped in imagination

monsters don’t know the secret code… 29 more words



I turn this thought over and over in my mind. It’s like a fossil that I have to handle carefully but I can’t stop examining it. 543 more words