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Review of Middlewest Vol. 2 by Skottie West and Jorge Corona – Magical Realism At Its Finest

Review Graphic Novel Review Fox is Still My Favorite Character RATING  5/5 Middlewest – Volume 2 by Skottie Young and Jorge Corona Purchase Here “We want the reader to just buy into that without us using fantasy terminology,” he explained, with Corona adding that “we mostly wanted it to feel natural, almost like tales and legends that you would …

In Station 11, Emily St. John Mandel Finds Light Shining in the Darkness

“Survival is insufficient.” ― Emily St. John Mandel, Station Eleven About An audacious, darkly glittering novel set in the eerie days of civilization’s collapse, Station Eleven tells the spellbinding story of a Hollywood star, his would-be savior, and a nomadic group of actors roaming the scattered outposts of the Great Lakes region, risking everything for art and humanity. One snowy night a famous Hollywood …

Artemis by Andy Weir: A Review by G.M. Nair

It is hard to talk about Artemis in a vacuum, and that’s not just because there’s no air to carry sound. Badum-tssh! Nothing? Alright. Tough room. Let’s move on. As you may know, Artemis is the spiritual follow-up to Andy Weir’s debut science fiction novel The Martian, so it is exceedingly difficult to mention Artemis without also bringing up that …

A Review of Where We Live – A Benefit for the Survivors in Las Vegas

Review Graphic Novel Review A Powerful Collection of Images for Healing RATING  5/5 Where We Live: Las Vegas Shooting Benefit Anthology by J.H. Williams III, Mike Allred, Kieron Gillen, Brian Michael Bendis, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Jamie McKelvie, Jeff Lemire, Cliff Chiang, Bill Sienkiewicz, Neil Gaiman, Ivan Brandon, Kurt Busiek, Amy Chu, Mike Mignola, Mark Millar (Contributor), Greg Pak (Contributor), …

First Chapter, First Paragraph – The Strange Case of the Alchemist’s Daughter By Theodora Goss

Book Synopsis Based on some of literature’s horror and science fiction classics, this “tour de force of reclaiming the narrative, executed with impressive wit and insight” (Publishers Weekly, starred review) debut is the story of a remarkable group of women who come together to solve the mystery of a series of gruesome murders—and the bigger mystery of their own origins. …

#musicmonday – More Human Than Human by White Zombie

Lyrics I am the Astro-Creep a demolition style hell American freak yeah I am the crawling dead a phantom in a box shadow in your head Say acid suicide freedom of the blast read the fucker lies Make me do it again, yeahMore human than humanI am the jigsaw man-I turn the world around with a skeleton hand Say-I am …