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Market Briefs: Uncanny

I write about Uncanny a lot. Probably because they’re one of my favorite markets for short fiction available today. So, for those of you whose twitter feeds are cluttered with retweeted jokes or maybe just forgot, … 79 more words


Ex Machina: When "Good Guys" Deserve To Finish Last

Caroline Diezyn is back and better than ever as we take a good, hard look at Ex Machina

Please be warned that this article and the podcast contain spoilers… which would be a shame, because this movie is awesome. 599 more words


An uncanny liaison with the Mirror

It has been about a month of not updating my blog. The reason? Like always I have been too occupied. Whenever I write this, a saying echoes in my head which goes like this, no matter how busy you are, you can always take out time for things you like, you are passionate about. 735 more words



Not very long ago, there lived a girl called Red, with her brother, Chad, and her mother, in a small house in a very small town situated near a dense forest. 1,496 more words


Essay as Uncanny: Once More to the Moth

You will recall that Jeff Porter, in his “History and Poetics of the Essay,” discusses the Freudian, psychological concept of the uncanny, and applies it to White’s “Once More to the Lake.” As he notes, the uncanny is not simply an experience of the foreign or strange, but rather, of the commingling of the two, the unfamiliar in the familiar. 348 more words

Class Reflection

My skull is a nutshell,

my head is a tomb

keeping locked

creatures of the gloom.

What are those silent buried things

knocking from inside to be released? 64 more words


Central Illinois artist Promo Trip Feb.25th

The winter is almost over and that means we are hitting the road again for the 1st Central Illinois promo trip of 2016 which will include a performance at Bar None in down town Springfield, Illinois in front of Ohio Valley Rep for Def Jam Big Heff who’s also Vice President of the Nerve Djs, with ties with several other major labels.  20 more words