Page To Screen: The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings

As pretty much everyone knows by now, next month Amazon Prime will premier its new Lord of the Rings series, The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power. Hi, my name's Fred. What's my name? Sorry, I think the series title looks redundant. Anywhoo, the trailers have been royally dragged by Tolkien fans and rightly so, … Continue reading Page To Screen: The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings

You Think I’m What? (A Tribute To the Reluctant Hero)

Not everyone wants to be a hero, but some of us are downright allergic to the idea. I'm not talking about villains who do the right thing in spite of their penchant for the dark side. Or the antihero, who leans good but lives bad. Nope. I'm talking about the guy or girl who just … Continue reading You Think I’m What? (A Tribute To the Reluctant Hero)

Live And Let Binge

Here we are again. The lockdown is pretty much over. Social distancing isn't really a thing unless someone's at a protest (or something more destructive, and in that case, all the shame on them). Worship services are finally starting to come back. Sorta. There's almost no point in going to meeting if there's no singing … Continue reading Live And Let Binge