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Book IV

Please note that the ebook version will be available for free download between 27-31 October, 2017. Please check the Availability page for a link to the ebook, and I’d be grateful for your help in spreading the word. 282 more words


Global warning

Call me naïve, but I was struck and dismayed by a string of articles on the social media today. First, a report of the 19th Chinese Communist Party Congress, and the images of dozens of men in suits…and one woman. 160 more words


The fruits decayed beneath me as I slept
in the sunshine of the yellow day,
whilst the rest of the world danced,
oblivious to the sorrowful dreams… 61 more words


The Synaptic History of Halloween Part 7: Grand Guignol, The French Theater of Fear

It’s October again!  The nights are getting longer and a chill is creeping into the air as we approach the darkest festival of the year – Halloween!   5,449 more words


The nerves keep their habit
of stretching thin and breaking inaudibly,
most pitifully,
every chance they get.

And long have I failed to count
the number… 60 more words


The Reflecting Skin [1990]

In the 1950’s, a young boy living with his troublesome family in rural USA fantasizes that a neighboring widow is actually a vampire, responsible for a number of disappearances in the area.

Feature Film

The Strange Tale Of Justin Magnitt

Justin Magnitt had always been shy. The kids in his class avoided him with the same fervour he avoided them. His worst enemy, however, was the mirror. 1,048 more words