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Today marks one year since the death of Catherine E. Coulson.
Hi all, A bit of a cheeky post but it's meant in good faith! We're selling some of our treasured old books to raise cash for future adventures (and to make space for new books). They're the sort of things that readers of this blog may like, so I just thought I'd share them here. … Continue reading Goodies up for grabs
Dunce Everyone calls Dunce ‘Dunce’. Everyone thinks that Dunce is an idiot. I used to think so too but not any more.
This week's short story is The Diaries of Sun City by Mike Russell. I hope you enjoy it. The story comes from Mike's first short story anthology Nothing Is Strange.
Edit: The Cromcast podcast very generously discussed this diagram on their show! Listen here. The discussion takes place in the last twenty minutes or so, but I highly recommend listening to the whole episode. The hosts quite understandably had a few questions and I'm going to do my best to respond (see below). One point … Continue reading Venn Diagram of Weird Fiction
The Thursday Album - Wish by The Cure
This week's Wednesday Painting is Francis Bacon's Fragment of a Crucifixion.
It's probably my second favourite Tarantino film (Death Proof being the first) and God, I wish he'd go back to making films like this. Pulp Fiction has so much style and charisma, without glorifying the violence and drug use. That's a pretty hard balance to achieve!
Some of Francis Bacon's most well-known pieces are his paintings of screaming popes. I was lucky enough to see one in Norwich years ago and it was just stunning.