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Finding a Voice: An Unfinished Journey

​“Once upon a time,” that’s how stories start don’t they? The really good ones you remember from childhood, right? Those words help promise of adventure and heroism and romantic notions. 1,216 more words

Origins (Part 3): The Westinboro Chronicles

When I was in 6th grade, my mom borrowed from the library a worn VHS tape of the 1967 version of Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew… 1,215 more words

Writing

The Plot Bunnies Thicken...

I ended a little abruptly last week, and realized I’d left out some fairly critical details. Let’s face it: an adult buying a toy for decoration is strange, but not unheard of. 1,482 more words

Fun

Wild Pod: A Wild Dog Podcast Episode 04

I am Wild Dog

In Wild Pod: A Wild Dog Podcast, FKAjason covers the legendary DC Comics action hero Wild Dog, from his initial 1987 four-issue mini-series and beyond. 89 more words

DC Comics

#2 Happy Bird Day

Here’s a little something about me: I love birds. I’ve loved them from an early age, and it’s all thanks to my childhood budgie, Blue. My parents got him from a breeder in PA when I was 5. 1,184 more words

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Origin Story Episode Seven

In the seventh episode of Origin Story, I delve into my first of several regular series Transformers comics from 1987, starting with issue #27, where in the recently departed Optimus Prime’s absence, Grimlock seizes command of the Autobots.   59 more words

Comics

Review: Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)

“I have no wish to remove one shackle from around your necks, only to replace them with one of my own. You’ll have a choice: you can run and hide, or you can stay and fight. 385 more words

Movies