This week’s short story is Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Hall of Fantasy. Nathaniel Hawthorne THE HALL OF FANTASY It has happened to me, on various occasions, to find myself in a certain edifice which would appear to have some … Continue reading Short Story Saturday – The Hall of Fantasy
Welcome to day 2 of 5 Days of Lovecraft! Continue reading 5 Days of Lovecraft – 2: The Alchemist
I only got round to seeing Crimes of Passion… yesterday. Yes, yesterday. My excuse – I was minus two when the film was released. Crimes of Passion moves between a seemingly confident prostitute and Bobby, a generic man whose marriage is failing. In order to make some more money to keep Amy (the wife) happy, Bobby takes on some extra night work conducting surveillance on a woman – Joanna Crane (Kathleen Turner) – at the behest of Joanna’s employer Continue reading The Gentleness & Vulgarity of ‘Crimes of Passion’
Here are some books already released this year which I’m looking forward to reading, along with links to reviews. When The Floods Came – by Clare Morrall A dystopian coming-of-age tale that doubles as a paean to the author’s home … Continue reading 10 Books Released in 2016 that I’m Looking Forward to Reading!