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-- Terry Pratchett
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Neil Gaiman Dream Dangerously
After watching Patrick Meaney's 'Neil Gaiman: Dream Dangerously', we explore why there is an urgent need for producing more documentaries on writers.
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NEIL GAIMAN: DREAM DANGEROUSLY
After watching Patrick Meaney’s “Neil Gaiman: Dream Dangerously”, we explore why there is an urgent need for producing more documentaries about writers.
What is it about?
While actor and comedian Robin Williams fascinates himself with the dozen of photographs and mementos that cover the walls of The Lost Aztec Temple of Mars, Harlan Ellison’s incredible home in Los Angeles, the director take us up the stairs.
As the camera turns and cuts across the massive collection of books, papers and literary awards that accumulate beyond the writer’s desk, we begin to hear the sounds of his mythical Olympia SG9. That’s a manual typewriter for […]
DAGGERS & HEROES
By Luke Kiernan
The cold was brutal, and the wind even more so lashing at Joe violently, though he could hardly feel that as he looked beyond at the looming hill with the ruined tower atop of it. The very same hill he saw the King of the Blood Demon’s itself crawl into six weeks before.
He clutched his dagger tightly as if that would do him much good if the creature stirred from its sleep. Looking down at it, it was unremarkable. But he knew better, it was a gift to his mother from the Empress herself. The same blade she used to kill a dozen Blood demons, or so the stories went.
Part of him wanted to run back to the camp, back to his brother Yon. He thought of […]
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A HUNTER S. THOMPSON HALLOWEEN
Reality will blend with fiction when we explore the daily routine of legendary Rolling Stone Magazine contributor Hunter S Thompson, and compare his likeness to Spider Jerusalem, from the Transmetropolitan Comic Book.
A word of caution: strange things happen during Halloween month…
What is it about?
Vegas, October. It was half-past eleven at night when my door swung open and the disembodied ghost of Hunter S Thompson floated into my hotel room. There is not much someone can say or do when something so randomly incoherent happens, but freeze in a dumb stupor. […]