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Bookworming: "Tales From Lovecraft Middle School 1-3"

It’s been quite some time since a book review has shown up here, and maybe it’s the right time again after writing about the sad death of Terry Pratchett… 724 more words

Horror

My Love Affair with Lovecraft

I’ve got a new literary boyfriend and our relationship is definitely heating up. I mean, he keeps me up at night and I think about him all the time. 637 more words

Inspiration

Richard Houghten: Saving A Life / New Mexico 7" (lathe cut on clear vinyl)

I got this one from Richard yesterday (and yes, Richard, I have enjoyed this one a lot!). Instrumental folktronica, as this beauty is described on BandCamp. 46 more words

Old Ones

Don't let the acts of Muslims terrorists turn into a cause against religion in general

Something I’ve noticed is that when Muslims terrorists do something bad, many leaders and commentators in the west try to avoid blaming Islam for the event.   537 more words

Politics & Philosophy

I think I know the source of all human problems!

There’s two sources of man-made problems: inequality and greed.  I consider greed to be relatively simple here, so let’s focus upon inequality for just a second.   195 more words

Politics & Philosophy

The Weakness of the Old Ones

An excellent and entertaining resource on Lovecraft’s stories is the HP Lovecraft Literary Podcast hosted by Chris Lackey and Chad Fifer.  Over the years they have reviewed and analyzed all of HPL’s stories and currently are doing the same for stories that HPL has cited in his essay “Supernatural Horror in Literature.”  I highly recommend the Podcast. 1,068 more words

H.P. Lovecraft