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“Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes they win.”

~Stephen King, The Shining (1977)

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Film Thoughts: The Shining and Shelley Duvall

I want to start by getting the Stanley Kubrick hagiography out of the way, because this post is not about him: The Shining is a brilliantly realized film, the use of colors, angles, and space are all innovative and smart, and it succeeds at being very creepy. 1,099 more words

Film

M4M: BOY SEEKS IDENTICAL BOY TO BE CREEPY TWINS WITH

I do not usually do things like this, but my family just moved, and I do not have any friends in my new city. My dad always says that boys like me deserve to be happy, and I am a boy like me, and maybe you are, too, so I am just going to ask: Are there any boys in the greater D.C. 394 more words

Politics

A clean house does not a clean mind make

When we bought this house I planned to take care of it. It was bigger than any place we ever lived, and the guy we bought it from looked frazzled when he was showing us how you do everything, and a small part of me thought one day, I’m going to look like that too. 761 more words

Postaday

Yes, She Did.

I recently heard Bret Easton Ellis discuss The Shining on his 3-13-17 podcast (with Mick Garris). At exactly 38 minutes into the podcast, Ellis states: 174 more words

Not to brag, but I'm getting SO much writing done!

Image above stolen from the desk of the amazing Austin Kleon.

HA!  Hello lovelies,

Greetings from The Overlook where I am in a white-heat manic frenzy and positively useless as a human. 365 more words

Humor