When I was a kid, I loved action movies. The little-kid-me loved to watch shit blow up. KABOOM! To the save the day the movie hero would light the fuse connected to a bundle of volatile dynamite sticks, book it out of the villain’s hideout just in time to nearly avoid the blast that could/would take out […]
Musings | You are what you eat… er… read?
[Tries crawling out of a infinite, information murky black hole.] [The links have me by the ankle, pulling me deeper.] [Click us. Click. US. Say the links.] [One heavy booted kick to the Interest’s face…] [The internet spits me back out, offended by my bitter taste.] So… while fending off the tempting allure of links and […]
Review | “Steelheart” by Brandon Sanderson
What it’s about (from Goodreads): Ten years ago, Calamity came. It was a burst in the sky that gave ordinary men and women extraordinary powers. The awed public started calling them Epics. But Epics are no friend of man. With incredible gifts came the desire to rule. And to rule man you must crush […]
Review | The Rithmatist by Brandon Sanderson
Summary from Goodreads.com: More than anything, Joel wants to be a Rithmatist. Chosen by the Master in a mysterious inception ceremony, Rithmatists have the power to infuse life into two-dimensional figures known as Chalklings. Rithmatists are humanity’s only defense against the Wild Chalklings — merciless creatures that leave mangled corpses in their wake. Having […]