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Seven Deadly Sins Part 1 – Pride

About a year or so ago, I read a great book written by Corey Taylor entitled Seven Deadly Sins, I found the book fascinating, especially how he intertwined stories…

Grimmfest 2014 – Preview Night

This past weekend saw the long anticipated arrival of the annual Gimmfest horror & Sci-Fi film festival. It was once again a great success which seemed to have been thoroughly…

Dreams – From Bernadette Mayer’s list of journal ideas (Part 1)

Months ago I wrote a post talking about how I was going to add stuff here more often after stumbling across a great list of Ideas posted by…

Book Review – Mr Mercedes – Stephen King

This is the latest book to be released by Stephen King who has been my favourite author since I started to read books. Some of his books I…

Book Review – Newtown: An American Tragedy – Matthew Lysiak

I think the main issue with this book is that it’s come too soon. The author clearly wanted to be the first to cover the ‘biggest’ (in terms…

Ideas to take the blog forward

I have had this blog for going on a year now and so far it’s been far too under utilized. The problem has always been trying to find…

Book Review – Columbine – Dave Cullen

I came across this book after watching a documentary on the TV a few weeks prior, it seemed to have some mixed reviews (due to it arguing a…

Grimmfest 2013 – Fringe (Part 1) – My Amityville Horror & Smiley

First off, a quick apology for not getting this blog updated with more film reviews from Grimmfest, its been a busy few weeks both socially and in work…

Grimmfest 2013 – Night 1 – The Borderlands, Crazy for You and On Air

I did not realize just how little time I would have to actually write up these reviews during the film festival (in fact I had no time due…

Grimmffest 2013 – The Preview Night Part 2, Radio Silence & Curse of Chucky

Next up, following the very informative Q&A session with Robin Hardy was a locally filmed short, directed by Mat Johns, entitled Radio Silence. Judging by the way the cinema…

Grimmfest 2013 – The Preview Night Part 1, The Wicker Man

So, after months of waiting the day was finally here, the start of Grimmfest 2013. For those not familiar with what Grimmfest is, its in essence a horror…

The East Lancashire Railway 1940’s weekend

A couple of months ago the East Lancashire Railway held their annual 1940’s weekend. The weekend consists of various events all following the 1940’s theme (such as dinner…