This week sees the release of my mini-collection of sword and sorcery stories starring fighting man Vasily: DAYS OF HIGH ADVENTURE. To celebrate, I thought I would talk a little bit about the inspirations behind my hero and show his place in the pantheon of swords and sorcery fiction. Also presented here is the entire […]Read more "TUESDAY TEASE: DAYS OF HIGH ADVENTURE"
Reviewed by: Daniel R. and Trista K. Robichaud While going to the Alamo Drafthouse in the months leading up to its 2016 release, Trista and I had been seeing provocative trailers and posters for an upcoming feature by the name of THE HANDMAIDEN (2016). Those trailers and posters were alluring, mixtures of gothic, Korean, and […]Read more "MOVIE MONDAYS: THE HANDMAIDEN"
After a month away, reading scary books for October, it’s nice to be back with the Considering Westlake series. Today we pick up with Westlake’s penname Richard Stark, finishing off one of his series and in sighting distance of the looong hiatus that was to come to Mr. Stark’s overall output. Alan Grofield is an […]Read more "CONSIDERING WESTLAKE: LEMONS NEVER LIE"