Anna and the Apocalypse has now had its world premiere at Fantastic Fest in Austin and the response is, well…. wonderful. Yeah, I know, “fantastic” was right there. I just can’t do it. Initial audience responses An early review from Gizmodo And another from Dread Central! And another from Birth Movies Death! Aaaaand another from […]Read More Anna and the Apocalypse Debuts!
2017. I like how it looks on the page. Well, screen. It’s elegant, stylish. That cheeky little 7 at the end. Winking with possibility. Also, it’s not 2016, so that’s pretty great. I haven’t blogged in forever but this seems like a good time – because since I last threw words up on to the […]Read More Movies and agents and meetings oh my!
A strange year, all in. Some disappointments and shocks along the way but we’re finishing with a great deal of optimism. For that I’m thankful. I also grew closer to many friends this year and made some big decisions about the next phase in my life. Plenty of closure, then, and some timely reminders. Here […]Read More 2013 in review
I had such great intentions when I began this blog. “Once a week!” I declared into the skies. My neighbour flashed me a funny look. So here we are, in August. My previous blog noted that the year ahead would be eventful, marked with achievement. And yet the stuff of life unfolded and I have […]Read More Life is stuff, people are good
Wait, what? It’s 2013? When did that happen? There is a strange dilation of time which occurs when one is writing long-term on a project. I have been working on my two major features for almost 3 years now and there have been big steps and small steps of progress made along the way, but […]Read More Zombies, Bubbles and David Bowie in tight trousers
There is a great episode in Lost‘s fourth season when the character of Desmond finds himself drifting through his own timeline, the result of having turned a key during an electromagnetic event… or something. Y’know, it’s Lost. The only way he can stop himself going mad is to focus on the one thing which remains unchanged throughout […]Read More OO-EE-OOOOO….
2012 began with dire predictions concerning the alleged Mayan prophecy of the END OF THE WOOOOOOORLD. Many theories, generally produced in whimsy, have been put forward as to how this terrible cataclysm will take place. Cast an eye over the news recently, however, and it becomes abundantly clear how humanity will fall. In fact, have […]Read More …and I feel fine