Elvis awoke in a cold, dank sweat, hungover from bourbon and bad dreams. The nightmares had consisted of him being hunted through a swamp by the murderous spectre of Jesse, his stillborn twin. His pounding heartbeat seemed to echo through the mansion. He stumbled into the bathroom, splashed cold water on his face and lookedContinue reading “DRABBLE: SWAMPLANDS BY PAUL D. BRAZILL”
My 100 word horror story Swamplands is over at The Were-Traveler. Pop over here and check it out – and the other stuff, too.
6 WORD STORIES & MICRO FICTION Still For Sale For Sale. Double Bed. Never Used. QT Blah blah. Bang bang. Ha ha. V I saw. I conquered. I came. Old Town, midnight The moonlight oozed across the dank cobblestones like quicksilver; creeping between the cracks, crawling intoContinue reading “Snifters by Paul D. Brazill”
Colonel Tom Parker and Elvis Presley had one of the most successful and controversial partnerships in the history of show business. They were an unlikely, but smart match perhaps rivaled only by P.T. Barnum and General Tom Thumb in the 1800s. Legendary showmen, they were gifted in their ability to capture the imaginationContinue reading “GUEST BLOG: KENT ADAMSON AND SHEILA O’MALLEY ON COL. PARKER and ELVIS in HOLLYWOOD”
Alexandre Rockwell’s debut film, In The Soup, was a brilliant bittersweet comedy/crime drama that starred Steve Buscemi, Jennifer Beals and Seymour Cassell. Rockwell’s 1994 followup, Somebody To Love is also some kind of wonderful . The appeal of Somebody To Love will probably hinge on your taste for the star Rosie Perez. Perez can be a tad shrill and brash and, of course, IContinue reading “A Film For Friday: Somebody To Love by Alexandre Rockwell”