Author: Darnell Cureton

A middle aged man at the crossroads of life. Expressing my personality through technology and creative writing.

Review – Alien: The Cold Forge

I had the pleasure of reading Alien: The Cold Forge by Alex White. I say pleasure because the 5 movie, yes 5 movie sequels to the original film started losing it’s… well, bite, after the second one. Game over man…game over!¬†¬†(a fan favorite line) I didn’t think the original scariness of ALIEN could be recaptured until Alex White penned this…

Diary of a bad writer – Week 16

January 15th – Some time after work… and a glass of wine After reading a bloggers horror story I wanted to add my critique. He was very receptive to my email. That got me thinking: He is in the same group of people I’m in. We want honest opinions of our work so we can get better at our craft.…

Her Day

I awake refreshed. Different. Smog filled thoughts and ideas flushed away. The mirrored image reflected as I dress for work increases my angst to stay in bed. Wrinkly, spotty, shadowy lines have been replaced with taut, smooth, even skin. An old face replaced with something youthful. Is that possible? ¬†Confidence replaces doubt. The usual dread of interacting with work acquaintances…