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Gravedigger's Brawl --Abigail Roux

Yep, I’m reviewing yet another Abigail Roux novel. This time it’s not part of the Cut and Run series; but, a stand alone book that has a key aspect that I thoroughly enjoy in novels. 485 more words


Gaslight (1940 and 1944)

This posting is my contribution to The Great Villain Blogathon. Please take a look at the other postings, which cover an amazing range of films. 2,276 more words

Classic Movie

"I Can Change You!" Said The Narcissist..

I happened to think of the strangest thing recently…

All my life, I’ve known I never wanted to have kids.  Also all my life, this has bothered my mother tremendously.   666 more words

Mental Health

A Light in the Dark

London post World War I in 1920. The culture and actions of the lower echelon of the city are illuminated in Mark Dawson’s Gaslight.

Harry Costello works as a gaslight attendant after he comes back from fighting in the war. 224 more words

Book Review

What is Steampunk, anyway?

Perhaps you’ve seen them at a local science fiction convention such as Comic Con: people dressed in Victorian-era garb but with strange implements of wondrous science that would have never worked in the real world. 479 more words


Book Review: The Buried Life by Carrie Patel

The city of Recoletta is an artifact of the Catastrophe. Like the bomb shelters that saved humanity after the Catastrophe, most of the city is built underground, and most of its residents rarely see the surface. 692 more words

Book Reviews