Posts Tagged ‘fear’

An Open, Earnest Letter to People Who Like Gruesomeness in Books & Film

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010

This is your brain on fear. As it turns out, Hippocampus isn't fat camp for Latin nerds.

Dear People,

I’m the pain in the ass who makes deciding on a movie en masse impossible. But is it violent? How violent is it, if it is? Do animals get murdered? Do children get murdered? Eventually we’ll decide on a bonehead comedy or a beautifully shot Icelandic film about rafts in the gloaming.

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Friday Fuck Books and Everything Else, Too!

Friday, April 30th, 2010

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And the greatest of them all after the jump, dear friends.

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Friday, November 6th, 2009

So everyone knows about writer’s block. But have you ever been scared to write? Have you ever been scared to read? Like, terrified, for no discernible reason.  How long did it last? Was there a solution for you? What was it?