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Looking Back: 'Scanners' - more than exploding heads

In the early stages of Cronenberg’s career, he established himself as a prolific director of horror films by splicing his features with science fiction elements.  His efforts in creating a new sub-genre went unnoticed until his seventh film,  512 more words




We are very excited to announce and introduce artist and actor STEPHEN LACK to join our actor’s spotlight series.  All of our listeners will instantly recognize Stephen as Cameron Vale in David Cronenberg’s 1981 classic SCANNERS.  90 more words

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Retro TNU: Laneit v chromium covers

As long time comic book fans know, in the early 1990’s, the original Valiant Comics were a big deal. Series like X-O Manowar, Magnus Robot Fighter, and Solar Man of the Atom were big collectors items back then. 374 more words


On finishing things, or, I made a thing, eep!

When I started writing blog posts about the connection between creativity and mental wellbeing I initially thought that I would write one, let it loose, see how it flew. 477 more words


Quick review: Body of work by Pamela Slim

I’ve not blogged this week as I’ve not really been at my best, and have been doing the ‘one thing at a time’ thing this week. 426 more words


Business bites: bank accounts

I’ve gained a load of new followers this week. Hello! So lovely to see you over here. For the who are new (which is the majority) one of the threads running through this blog is a exploration of how easy it is to start up an online creative business from scratch, and from a very small initial financial outlay. 420 more words