Archive of Posts in "Good Reads"

My Literary Life-Verse

Growing up in a conservative Christian culture (my parents weren’t as conservative, but their friends were), I frequently encountered the concept of a “life verse.” Whether it was something you chose or something that god put upon your heart (to use the lingo), this was supposed to be a verse that shaped and defined your life.

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Mall of Cthulhu — Book Review

When it comes to Lovecraftian fiction, I’m a picky reader. I’ve got a whole pile of books I need to give back to various friends with a sad shake of the head and a “thanks for the loan.” I really liked the Fall of Cthulhu graphic novels and another Lovecraftian book I recently read & enjoyed was Seamus Cooper’s Mall of Cthulhu.

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Beyond Caprica — A Visitor’s Pocket Guide to the Twelve Colonies

Back in September, I entered a contest to win a signed copy of the cute little travel guide to the Twelve Colonies of the BSG/Caprica ‘verse — Beyond Caprica. Guess what came earlier this week?

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“The Things We Lock Away” — Caprica Season 1, Episode 12

This week’s Caprica episode, “The Things We Lock Away,” was perfectly-titled and a very good conclusion to last week’s episode. It was also more of a chapter than a plot-driven episode on its own, which makes it harder to review (though next week’s episode is looking fantastic). So I thought I’d take another route and ask other Caprica fans a question.

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