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Deep Red (Profondo Rosso) (1975)

(Blue Underground Blu-Ray, Not Rated, Running Time: 126 minutes)

A brief opening sequence depicts the shadows of two figures in a struggle. One stabs the other and a bloody knife is thrown to the floor at the feet of a young child. 878 more words

Dario Argento

Master of Deception

Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane

I read this book years ago, but it still sticks in my mind as one of my favorite all time books.

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Overcrowded Prisons — Tweeted Mystery "The Golden Parachute" Continues

Here are Week 110 @Twitstery tweets of The Golden Parachute, the amazing new sequel to Executive Severance!

Covering the mouthpiece I said “Remind me never to make a call from jail in the future.” “Everyone here wishes you’d stop in the present.” 536 more words



Forever Mastadon ~ Episode 72

… Eddie’s dream Part 2…

*******THE DREAM CONT.*******

His dream is interrupted by murkily black figure presenting him with a pointed proposition, “You can have all of this Eddie, the fame, the adoration of your cousins, you’ll never have to pay for another beer the rest of your life,” his arms extend out for yards revealing a collage of enticing scenes, all for the gratification of a deficient human being. 374 more words

Historical Fiction

Talking "shop"...

Only fourteen percent battery life left…and I can’t stop yawning. This will have to be quick.

My father-in-law is visiting this weekend. Before all of us headed off for an feast of dim sum, he and I spent the afternoon talking “shop”…that is, writing. 94 more words

Writer For 365

On the Complexity of Sin and Human Action

You might be familiar with the classic scene from Winnie the Pooh where Pooh gets stuck halfway through the window in Rabbit’s house. It occurred to me recently that this is a great depiction of how many of us find ourselves in the world. 955 more words

Quiet Pilgrim


Forever Mastadon ~ Episode 71

…Eddie D. has a dream PART 1…

That next night, while Eddie D. was back at home having finished his Elgin undertaking, with that and the rest of their doings continuing to be shielded from Pentateuch, asleep in his bed, he is given a dream. 323 more words

Historical Fiction