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New titles to Presto this week The 5th Wave, Fear the Walking Dead S1, War of the Worlds + more

Lots of new titles have arrived on Presto this week. Get your apocalyptic fix with The 5th Wave and War of the Worlds or jump aboard the Black Pearl with… 83 more words


What I've been listening to this week...

A few days ago, I published a post reviewing H. G. Wells’ The War of the Worlds. In that post, I made mention of a musical version of the story and I’ve been playing it ever since. 164 more words


Hard At Work

Upon my arrival home from work I began the hard work of writing my novel and creating a few ideas for a superhero webcomic but as I engaged in these super difficult hobbies/interests I made the time for a little larking about taking photos of my idiot self. 755 more words

Comic Books

War Of The Worlds - H G Wells

Now reading this fabulous old classic, Cameron bought the movie dvd when he was away but you can’t beat the book

H G Wells

Every Day Stuff

War of the Worlds

 ‘The chances against anything man-like on Mars are a million to one,’ he said.

I’ve found myself investing (wasting) great chunks of my day in the different War of the World stories from HG Wells original to Alan Moore’s League of Extraordinary Gentlemen volume two to Alan Davis’ Killraven to Spielberg’s Tom Cruise starring movie. 611 more words

Comic Books

What We Talk About When We Talk About Aliens

The best possible way for an apocalypse to kick off is probably with Orson Welles’ soothing baritone. In 1938, on the Columbia Broadcasting Company, Welles’ explained that humanity was being watched by “minds that to our minds are to the beasts in the jungle, intellects vast, cool and unsympathetic regarded this earth with envious eyes and slowly and surely drew their plans against us”. 678 more words

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Can you keep a secret? Literature & rock

Listening the other day to Poison Arrow by Sheffield’s ABC, I was suddenly struck by the realisation that Martin Fry was quoting John Keats in the lyrics.   591 more words