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Review – Alien

41 years ago, an iconic Sci-Fi Horror franchise began. While the reviews for 'Alien' were initially more mixed, it really has stood the test of time. Exactly how well does it though? Something that works well for 'Alien' is its simplicity, how easy it is to follow and that works because of its slow pace. … Continue reading Review – Alien

When You Can’t Make Your Story Work

Featured Image Credit: Cressida Downing | writersandartists.co.uk I'm sure we've all had moments like this, where an alluring idea crops up in your mind, you write down a few scenes, characters and your own logic to support it all before hitting a brick wall. Everything looks fine, but something doesn't feel right. Eventually, after countless hours of … Continue reading When You Can’t Make Your Story Work

Are You Underestimating Yourself As a Writer?

Source of Featured Image: Jeff Goins | goinswriter.com As a writer whose knowledge of writing only seems to reach the surface when it's 100% necessary, I often feel like I underestimate myself. There are days where I wonder if the career should continue to be pursued and others where I can clearly see how much I've learned … Continue reading Are You Underestimating Yourself As a Writer?

Reviews – Venom and Mechanic: Resurrection

Venom [Opening Paragraphs] "Critics panned it. Fans came to its aid and applauded it. Because of that, it garnered even more attention and became a hit at the box office after releasing in China. Nearly 2 years later, does it still hold up? Venom had 2 things that Spider-Man 3's incarnation of the villain/anti-hero disregarded entirely: proper … Continue reading Reviews – Venom and Mechanic: Resurrection

Review – Harley Quinn: Birds Of Prey

Warning: This post contains spoilers for Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) The level of anticipation for Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn) couldn't have been lower after the release of the 1st trailer. It looked like a Suicide Squad-esque mess with no real sense of … Continue reading Review – Harley Quinn: Birds Of Prey