Monthly Archives: December 2017

Hodags: Creatures from the North Woods – Guest Post from Chris Pavesic

Today we have a guest post from Chris Pavesic 🙂 Hodags: Creatures from the North Woods Different types of creatures appear in fantasy novels. Some spring directly from the mind of the creator, like J.R.R. Tolkien’s hobbits, some are inspired by mythology, like J.K. Rowling’s centaurs, and some come from history, like James Gurney’s dinosaurs. […]

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Short Story Saturday – The Mysterious Lodger

About the year 1822 I resided in a comfortable and roomy old house, the exact locality of which I need not particularise, further than to say that it was not very far from Old Brompton, in the immediate neighbourhood, or rather continuity (as even my Connemara readers perfectly well know), of the renowned city of London.

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#Author Interview – Mike Russell #TuesdayBookBlog @strangebookseye

Originally posted on I Write. I Read. I Review:
I’m delighted to welcome author, Mike Russell to have a chat about his books, writing life, and being an astronaut…maybe…one day! Over to Mike. The Fun Stuff What part of the world do you come from? The south of England in the UK. I currently live in Brighton with…

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The Friday Film – In The Ocean

This week’s film is In The Ocean – A Film About The Classical Avant Garde.

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The Thursday Album – Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part One

This week’s album is The Kinks’ Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part One. I hope you enjoy it! Release date: 27 November 1970 Label: PRT Records Producer: Ray Davies https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slr4cymXaLQ Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part One, commonly abbreviated to Lola Versus Powerman, or just Lola, is the eighth studio album by British […]

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The Wednesday Painting – De Witte Hoeve

LĂ©on Spilliaert

This week’s painting is symbolist LĂ©on Spilliaert (1881 – 1946)’s De Witte Hoeve. I hope you like it!

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#BookReview (4 stars) – Strange Medicine, by Mike Russell @strangebookseye #shortstories

Originally posted on LittleMissNoSleep Daydreams of Books:
Blurb: We recommend the following prescription: Strange Medicine – weird and wonderful stories for all that ails you. Strange Medicine is a fantastic collection of extraordinary tales of transformation by UK weird-fiction author Mike Russell. If you love the strange, surreal and unusual or if you are just…

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Christmas Greetings to Annie E. P. Gamwell By H. P. Lovecraft

Christmas Greetings
to Annie E. P. Gamwell
By H. P. Lovecraft

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The Sunday Song – Let’s Go To Bed

This week’s song is lovable rock band The Cure’s Let’s Go To Bed. I hope you enjoy it! Let’s Go To Bed Let me take your hand I’m shaking like milk Turning Turning blue All over the windows and the floors Fires outside in the sky Look as perfect as cats The two of us […]

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