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Book Review:The Nursery by Bill Thompson

“A house that sat empty for fifty years as its dead owner instructed. A locked room with no key. A single father with eight-year-old twin girls. A dusty, dank nursery from long ago that no child ever played in.” The … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Belated I know but Happy New Year! Hope everyone had a great Yule/Christmas/Winter celebration. I find the holidays quite a stressful time as a neuro-diverse household there are a number of challenges we face but I tend to go into … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Window by Glenn Rolfe (2018)

“What kind of demons await you tonight? For Richie, life’s constant cheap shots are adding up. When he finds something is watching him, he never dreamed that it would show him everything he ever wanted. When his son, James, comes … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Christmas Presence (2018)

I found A Christmas Presence on the Shudder channel. After 10 minutes in I thought what the hell am I watching?! It was visually OK but the characters/actors were awful from the outset. Group of friends meet up at a … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Haunting of Henderson Close by Catherine Cavendish

I really want to go to Edinburgh. It’s on my bucket list and this book made me want to go more. The Haunting of Henderson Close by Catherine Cavendish is a creepy tale based in Edinburgh, which is where that … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Mom and Dad (2017)

I approached Mom and Dad with some trepidation as I have a love/hate relationship with Nicholas Cage. I hated him on sight but then he did some good stuff like Raising Arizona so I started to warm to him until … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Sorrows by Jonathan Janz (2011)

Blood, gore and sex pretty much sum this brutal horror tale, The Sorrows by Jonathan Janz. Ben and Eddie are composers and currently are working on a score for a new horror movie except Ben has writers block. Eddie rents … Continue reading

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Been quiet for a while…

Just an update to say my blog isn’t fading away but things have been busy for me for my watching and reading have been on the back burner. The boy had a birthday so I’ve been getting things in place … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Silent Night, Deadly Night (1984)

We went back to the 80’s with Silent Night, Deadly Night. Billy and his family go on an annual see crazy grandpa trip at a mental institute one Christmas Eve. Grandpa seems catatonic but when the parents back is turned … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Visitors by Catherine Burns

The VisitorsĀ is Catherine Burns debut novel. It’s a dark crime/horror novel. Marion lives with her brother in their family home. She’s an older lady, never married and still sleeps with her teddy bears. She’s childlike in many ways and dominated … Continue reading

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