I will be a vendor at the 1st ever Wild & Weird Con, all inclusive event being held right here in my home state of West Virginia for paranormal enthusiasts of UFOs, Cryptids and other Paranormal Phenomena. Here’s a little more information about this awesome event from their website: Guests will enjoy meeting speakers, learning … More Wild & Weird Con 2020!
As a new representative for WVWriters.org Region 6 (Kanawha, Putnam, Boone counties), it is my honor to tell you that the West Virginia Writers 2020 Annual Writing Contest is now open for submissions! In addition to the Adult contest, there is a Student form for grades 1 through 12. There is no entry fee unless … More WV Writers Contests for Young and Old – Free Entry Deadline: March 15th
Well, I just finished a Stranger Things marathon of all three seasons thus far and I gotta say, This show just rocks! The combination of 80s tropes and Easter eggs, a riveting scifi horror plot and engaging characters is just unparalleled on television right now.Alas! I binge watched it so fast! And now it’s gone. … More Stranger Things Season 4 Predictions [SPOILERS!]
I have apparently neglected to update my writing progress over the past ten months. I have been writing. A lot. Those of you who caught the most recent edition of my Shamelessly Occasional Newsletter, know that I’m currently in the midst of a reboot of the Impworld/Otherworld Saga. I’ll be posting details of this later, … More October 3, 2018 to July 9, 2019
…and found themselves tilting at windmills. If you’ve seen Avengers: Endgame, you know that Thor can handle himself just fine. I sat in the theater during the very first showing of Avengers:Endgame in my area and I had the time of my life. People were cheering and clapping and laughing in what turned out to … More In Which the Knights Against Fat-Shaming Rush to Rescue Fat Thor…
Recently I was in a discussion with another Christian author about superhero movies sparked by a discussion of Glass(2019). He brought up the point that most superhero movies don’t seem to have a concept of superheroes in their culture before superheroes show up. By contrast, the real world features fictional superheroes but no real versions. … More Kick-Ass (2010) and Real-life Superheroes
The second trailer for Spider-man: Far From Home dropped and it is amazing! It also comes with a SPOILER WARNING from Tom Holland, noting that you should NOT watch this trailer if you haven’t seen Endgame yet and don’t want that movie spoiled. This post comes with the same SPOILER WARNING for Endgame and and … More What We Know So Far About Spider-Man: Far From Home
On November 12, 2018, a comics legend – THE comics legend – died at the ripe old age of 95. Stan Lee created many memorable characters such as Spider-Man, the Hulk, Doctor Strange, the Fantastic Four, Daredevil, Black Panther, the X-Men, Ant-Man, Iron Man, and Thor. Needlesss to say, Stan Lee was loved by comic … More Is Stan Lee in Heaven?
The trailer for Star Wars IX dropped a while back, revealing the film’s title and a few choice details; however, the reason I hadn’t yet posted about was because I’ve been obsessed with Avengers: Endgame and pondering the question, “What the Bantha poodoo does ‘The Rise of Skywalker‘ mean?” What follows are the range of … More What does Star Wars IX ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ mean? 9 Possible Answers
The following is a spoiler-free review of Avengers: Endgame. It’s based in part on my previous post of predictions made before I got a chance to watch it. So without further ado, here’s my takeaway. 1. I was entertained. I already knew I’d probably enjoy it, but I’m also happy to report that I was … More Avengers: Endgame – A Spoiler-Free Review