Tag: monster

Book Review: UPDRAFT, by Fran Wilde

Not since the Divergent books have I found a YA novel as energetic and exciting as Fran Wilde’s Bone Universe. UPDRAFT is the first in the series. And I devoured it like a skymouth! Towers made of growing bone rise above the clouds. The towers house the people. Oftentimes bridges stretch from tower to tower. […]

Blood River: 1st Two Chapters

Tuesday, September 2nd — Severed Press is scheduled to release the Kindle Version of BLOOD RIVER. To help promote the work, I wanted to offer a sneak-peak. Below are the First Two Chapters for you to sample. (They are merely cut-and-paste from a Word document, so errors in format and such are all mine). Blood […]

Movie Review: Oculus

When I first saw trailers for this film, I decided it looked lame. I was set against paying ten bucks for a film I knew I’d hate. Oculus recently hit a bargain theater in the area. With little else to do, I figured, why not? Rory Cohcrane portrays Alan Russell. Due to a job, he’s […]

Netflix Movie Review: Grabbers

The synopsis for the 2012 film, Grabbers, reads as follows: When an island off the coast of Ireland is invaded by bloodsucking aliens, the heroes discover that getting drunk is the only way to survive. Netflix viewers have given Grabbers 4.5 Stars, and IMDB 6.1 out of 10. So I added it to my queue. Every time […]