What’s New?

I've been going back to the well of favorites recently.  Between the passing of Roger Moore and Adam West, my lowered expectations over Wonder Woman and The Mummy having been met, and the unfortunate writing choices revealed in the new Darth Vader prequel comic from Marvel, I feel like fandom has kicked me in the teeth the last … Continue reading What’s New?

RIP, Adam West

I wasn't around yesterday to post when the news came pouring in.  And I mean poured.  Multiple friends texted and emailed to let me know Adam West had passed.  It was a short but noble battle with leukemia. Every time a legend like this leaves this world, I feel compelled to write something, and I … Continue reading RIP, Adam West


It's already been a week?  I'm not going to lie here; this week went fast.  Not that I'm complaining.  The long weekend in the country did me a lot of good.  The most noise I had to deal with was a cow in labor and another cow about a half mile out sharing in sympathy moos.  Ah, … Continue reading Mutterings

New Tolkien!

It's always a better day when a new J.R.R. Tolkien book finds its way to you.  I just received my newly released hardcover of Beren and Lúthien!  W00T! Not to put a fine point on things, but Prof. Tolkien has been dead since just before I was born, and he's still releasing books faster than George R.R. … Continue reading New Tolkien!