I’ve been working on this post for a while, but a busy life has prevented me from finishing it until now. When I began writing this post, IMDB only listed 8 major cast members for Dr. Strange and the Multiverse of Madness. And none of them are a surprise if you watched the Super Bowl … More Deep Dive: Who’s in Doctor Strange 2
If you’re into flying Saucers and monsters, you’ve probably run across the name Gray Barker. Even those unfamiliar with the name are usually familiar with the creatures he helped to introduce to the world! Gray Barker (1925-1984) cut his teeth on the Flatwoods Monster investigation (“The Monster and the Saucer,” Fate magazine, January 1953), introduced … More Monster Lovers everywhere, Gray Barker’s Book of Monsters Volume One is now available in paperback!
So, I’m getting ready to watch the most anticipated superhero film of 2021, Spider-man: Far From Home. While I have carefully avoided spoilers, I’ve seen the trailers and they provide several hints as to what we can expect. Like most good trailers, there’s also a bit of redirection. Here’s what I think is going to … More Spider-man: No Way Home Predictions
It’s finally happening! Last year, WV local researchers Joe Perdue and Ron Lanham, the guys behind Wild & Weird WV, announced the first ever Wild & Weird Con, a convention bringing together UFOs, cryptids and the paranormal (Because, yes, the idea that Bigfoot is a supernatural creature dropped off by flying saucers is an actual … More Prepping for Wild & Weird Con 2021
Nine years ago, I introduced a new superhero to the world with these words: “Johnny always said he’d rather die than come back to Midwich, but he’dnever counted on having to make that very choice.” What follows is a tale of secrets and superpowers, conspiracies and betrayal, friendship and so much action! Readers describe this … More Johnny Came Home will be free on Kindle this Halloween
“The problem Christian movies is that people go wanting to experience Cinema and not experience GOD!” That criticism of Christian film, read on a social media post recently, betrays a common misunderstanding of Christian Storytelling. Cinema is a storytelling medium but many Christians bring Sunday School lesson expectations into it that don’t match the medium. … More Christian Storytelling and Respecting the Medium
Almost 8 years ago, I wrote my first book, Johnny Came Home, a novel about people who develop super powers in a West Virginia town. I’m very proud of that book and perhaps one day I’ll get around to writing the sequel. It’s been described as the “X-Men meets James Bond with, believe it or … More Celebrate National Superhero Day with a Free Book!
Obviously, I am continuing work on the promised reboot of the Impworld/Otherworld Saga; however, I would be remiss if I didn’t mention something else I’m tinkering with. I’ve returned to being a DM for Dungeons and Dragons. Initially, I returned out of nostalgia. I’d forgotten how much fun it could be. When someone asked me … More April 8 to 12, 2020
I have begun working on the promised interior illustrations for the Impworld/Otherworld Saga. Currently working on my sketches for Dreadknights. While little will change with Dreadknights with the exception of some formatting, typo corrections, and pagination to allow for the illustrations, Amazon’s rules regarding subtitles appear to make it necessary to take the original offline … More March 31 to April 7, 2020
The COVID-19 protocols continue here in the United States. I have gotten a lot of work done on the illustrated reboot of the Impworld/Otherworld Saga. I found a better place to end Luckbane, at the end of the Firelord’s assault on Cabon Gabrielle. This also let’s me end Everwylde further into Mot Hadrall than the … More March 19-30, 2020