This went well! Already have ideas for next year’s submission(s)… Bibliography at bottom of page, after talk text. Thank you for coming and/or reading. Continue reading Nine Worlds 2016: ‘Powerless Fathers and Other Mothers: Examining Family-Friendly Horror’
Dear reader, as you may have noticed, hell opened up in England this week and everything has been on fire. Perhaps a slight exaggeration, but it has been very bloody hot indeed. I certainly haven’t been exerting myself putting books into bookcases and it’s been far too warm to bake, much less do anything else productive. Still, I’ve not been sitting around doing nothing; I’ve been sitting around and planning a couple of things.
Dear reader, it’s been an odd couple of weeks – having intended to update last Sunday, fatigue set in to the point that it’s exhausted me just getting dressed. I don’t always know why I suddenly crash into several ‘bad days’, but this lot was probably due to a colossal triumph of experimental baking and not remembering to rest during the two days it took. Still, dear reader, the sun is again shining and I have Opinions on Things, as well as the more bumbling-type thoughts that I like to share on a warm Sunday afternoon.