Spook, spook, spooook

HALLOWEEN MOVIE PARTY OF ONE I missed out on the local TV network showing of Troll 2. Luckily the Internet’s best-of compilations are more than adequate. Also luckily, Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine is showing on Saturday, although the only Halloweenish thing about that is the fact that Vincent Price is in it. I am still expecting … More Spook, spook, spooook

Reading/writing/no ‘rithmetic

During my commute I’m listening to the audiobook of Lawrence Wright’s Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, & the Prison of Belief. It’s fascinating. Before reading /listening, my knowledge of Scientology was fairly spotty, limited to a box of Hubbard books and DVDs my department received unsolicited during one of my previous jobs, The Master, and a single viewing … More Reading/writing/no ‘rithmetic

Run, don’t walk…

…to read this: Do Not Touch (by Prudence Shen, she of Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong*, and illustrated by the great Faith Erin Hicks, also of NCPGW and Friends With Boys**, and Noreen Rana, likely of something that I do not know, but I’ll be finding out.) It’s a lovely, evocative adventure, and the exact … More Run, don’t walk…