Monthly Archives: January 2008

Luna Park launches

Nice new site surveying the world of literary magazines just launched, check it out: Luna Park, a Quarterly and Occasional Review of Literary Magazines and Various Other Stuff


So a few years ago, I was given a copy of the Ian McEwan novel, Atonement. I placed it on my bedside and started reading it. One paragraph into it, I fell asleep. Each night, I tried to read more, but all reclined like that, I can hardly get one paragraph before I fall asleep.

Children of Men

I watched this film on cable the other day. It was enjoyable. I always enjoy the bleak, near future sci-fi stories. But the main thing that thrilled me was a long sequence featuring King Crimson’s “In The Court Of The Crimson King” for no obvious reason other than it sounded cool.

Wish I Was There