By Alberto Pupo Today is Friday the 13th. A day surrounded by myth and superstition. A day that many feels are cursed. Where fact and fiction. Myth and reality collide in a mash of horror and terror. Friday the 13 in our society evokes images of a hockey-masked, machete-wielding killer that has been a … Continue reading "Friday the 13th !"
By Alberto Pupo The fantasy genre is one that I frequently read growing up. Stories which involve magic, knights, kings, and queens, battles, dragons. All of these things I find utterly fascinating. There is nothing like a scintillating tale of medieval warfare (Mixed with hyperbole and fantastic creatures). I remember in middle school and … Continue reading "A Return to Fantasy"
By Alberto Pupo Ever since I was a young child, I have had an ongoing love affair with October. My favorite holiday is Halloween. I love everything about it. The imagery, the fear factor, the costumes, the candy! (Sometimes too much of it). Even now as a father of three you will still see me … Continue reading "Hello October"
By Alberto Pupo Perspective is everything in writing. A narrative can take on many different forms simply by making a simple adjustment like perspective. Some perspectives give you an intimate look, others give you a grand scope of things and give you a bird’s eye view. Which perspective works best? Well, that is basically up … Continue reading "A Matter of Perspective"
By Alberto Pupo What creatures lurk out in the middle of the woods? Is it only a byproduct of the imagination? Forest of Savages by Rookie Burwick, takes the reader into a forest populated by creatures that pose a threat to mankind. The story builds as individuals begin to fall victims to what they believe … Continue reading "Forest of Savages: A Book Review"