Tagged with fantasy

Favorite Wacky Old Book Covers, Part 2.

Does it look at all like the guy in the foreground just finished with a broadway musical number and is now doing a jazz-hands finale? Paradoxically, this image tells you nothing about the book, but also perhaps tells you everything you need to know. The moment I saw the weird goat-faced man I was sold … Continue reading

Favorite Old Wacky Book Covers, Part 1.

I know they say don’t judge a book by its cover, but that’s a rule I have little problem with breaking.  To be honest, I frequently judge books by their covers, and as you’ll see, I’ve purchased a bunch of books largely based on the covers alone, while I’ve also avoided dozens of novels on … Continue reading

Last Day of Sale! My Short Story Collection is $3.99!

My book is titled The Madness of Art: Short Stories.  It’s a collection of eight stories, each a different type of story, and each relating to the strange lives of artists.  The different story types represented in the collection include coming-of-age, sci-fi, fantasy, murder-mystery, and a surrealist fable. Some of the stories include: Creation Redux: … Continue reading

Game of Thrones Mini-Series Review

Without shelling out beaucoup bucks to subscribe to HBO for mostly inferior programming simply to watch Game of Thrones, I was lucky to find friends of mine had downloaded it on iTunes and was able to watch it with them.  I think it costs about 2.99 an episode, but it’s well worth it.  You don’t … Continue reading