April is the cruellest month. These five words open T. S. Eliot’s seminal long poem, “The Waste Land.” And five words was all it took to upend centuries of poetic convention. Sudde
In episode eight of Misery Movies, the Misery Tourism crew discuss Fritz Lang’s 1931 classic serial killer film M.
As always, the first half of the podcast is spoiler-free and i
If I read another love poem …
I will join a dagger to my face,
and carve out my eyes.
Shakespeare writes of lascivious grace–
Sounds more like rape implied.
Listen, I get it. Life’s a drag. It’s a slog. Every day is a slow march through through a filthy, sweltering swamp with a 30 pound rucksack on your back and very little hope that C
he caught Me,
while I sat,
parallel to them,
in the low light
“I’ve already told someone,” he said
“Everyone knows what You’re doing here.
The Shining Tower of Happy Love, also known as “Olgaeb’s Tower,” is a Tower of Babel-like structure that rises from the Wilted Jungle and extends upwards into Heaven, winding its w
In this episode of Misery Movies, we have a contentious debate about the darkly comic British film Black Pond. As a bonus for fans who enjoy off-topic rambling, there’s also a leng
Hearthstone, for the uninitiated, is an online trading card game where players battle each other with custom 30 card decks that they can build from a total library of over 1,000 ca
Video games, violent or not, are the cause of rising levels of aggression and psychopathic tendencies in modern youth. All video games deprive children of necessary vitamins o