Monthly Archives: October 2008

Caffeine

I’ve always loved caffeine version of the mentant chant from Frank Herbert’s Dune: It is by caffeine alone I set my mind in motion. It is by the beans of Java that thoughts acquire speed, the hands acquire shakes, the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Comments Off on Caffeine

METAtropolis at SFFaudio

I posted a review of METAtropolis, a new shared-world audio-exclusive science fiction collection from Audible. Say that three times fast! Find my review |HERE|.            

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Comments Off on METAtropolis at SFFaudio

Ostrov (2006)

I’m not much of a film critic, so I can’t really say how this Russian film fits into the history of film or comment on its style, but I can say that I found it remarkable. The title is “Ostrov”, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Movie Night

My family and I have been having a movie night on Sunday nights for a while now. Sometimes it doesn’t work out, but 9 times out of 10, we pop some popcorn and sit down every Sunday night at 7 … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Movie Night

Sunday Afternoon: Prayer

I’ve written of my difficulty with prayer before. At mass, I’ve got no problems focusing and being there for prayer, but I haven’t been successful yet at any kind of regular daily prayer routine – I’m completely open to suggestions … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | 5 Comments

Star Trek

Despite my best efforts not to care, I’m pretty excited about the new Star Trek movie: I mean, how can it be as good as the original? And why are they re-inventing it anyway… why not move FORWARD in time … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Comments Off on Star Trek