I don’t think I am exaggerating by saying my mental health was saved by Netflix uploading series 2 of Diablero yesterday. Management are being dickish again and it was upsetting me very badly. This short series stopped the spiralling into obsessive anxiety by grabbing my attention fully. Low budget Mexican…
I agree, prophecy in films is generally just lazy storytelling. And all films should have a limit of one flashback. If the story is worth telling, tell it chronologically. I thought film school was there to get all of that out of their systems. Is it too mundane that things happen and are a complete surprise? Read more
Don’t forget the brilliant documentaries on that period of history between the Romans and the Renaissance. One of the other Pythons deliberately wound him up by calling him a Renaissance man.
The effects would not be immediate nor obvious from outside, If you are fully grown it will be proteins and new cells that are most changed at first. Unless it was very well-planned you would probably just die very quickly due to programming clashes in metabolism.
I saw this on tumblr, followed by “Me to me after TROS”.
Tim Powers is great at inventing mythologies, I would recommend them. A bit of a fever dream.
Though composed in 1859 the poem was published in the year that Christina’s sister-in-law (and talented artist) Lizzie Siddall died of an opiate overdose after a long addiction. Though it seems the wrong sister is called Lizzie in the poem. Though Lizzie was close to her sister Lydia. Lydia married in November 1861… Read more