Star Trek Discovery: Captain Lorca

I read this comment on Reddit and decided to repost it. You can read the original here. There are some spoilers, so if you haven’t watched the series and intend to, you might want to avoid reading this until after viewing episode 5. I’m an Iraq vet and Star Trek …

Spider-man: Homecoming

This isn’t so much going to be a review as it is going to be a rant. Spider-man is a good movie. I enjoyed it. As far as embodying the character of Spider-man as a teenager dealing with teenage issues and featuring an almost-teenage star, it’s great. I enjoyed seeing …

Buzzwords Guide to Bad Fantasy Novels

I ran across this post on Reddit and thought it was funny, and a bit insightful. ———————————- Here are a few buzzwords you often see on the back of mediocre fantasy books along with their actual meanings: Gritty: In this book, people get raped, tortured, and killed. Not necessarily in …

So Trump is President, Now What?

I woke up Wednesday morning to a big surprise, and I wasn’t the only one. Donald Trump the next president of the United States? Who’d have thought? Certainly not me. But nonetheless, here we are…. I was asked if I’m upset. No, not upset… disappointed would be a better word. …