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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.…

Diary of a bad writer – Week 15

January 7th, 8:30pm. – I pull out some unfinished stories from 2015. Man O’ man, has my writing changed since then. Question is, what to do with these now? What comes to mind is a quote from one of my favorite writers: “You don’t start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it’s good stuff, and…