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A wet damp lingers Day washed out in cold grey fog London like morning
A young programmer is selected to participate in a ground-breaking experiment in artificial intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a breath-taking female A.I. Source: Ex Machina (2015) – IMDb + I had a feeling this was going to be a good movie when I rented it. There was just something about the trailer that screamed… More Movie Review: Ex Machina
Hard raindrops falling Washing out the summer drought A quick loud cloud burst
Images linger Flickers from the movie screen A grand treasured past + I was saddened to hear that Wes Craven passed away. He was a writer/director who was one of my favorites. A Nightmare on Elm Street (1984) still ranks as number 2 on my all time list of favorite movies to watch. This Haiku… More Haiku – Don’t Fall Asleep
A newlywed couple finds their lake-country honeymoon descend into chaos after Paul finds Bea wandering and disoriented in the middle of their first night. Source: Honeymoon (2014) – IMDb + I went in search of a good horror movie to watch on Netflix that is streaming right now. What I found was a list depicting tons… More Movie Review: Honeymoon
In a field you hang Upon this wood post you wait For the night’s darkness + This was inspired by this post: https://magicalmysticalteacher.wordpress.com/2015/08/27/scarecrow/. Click on over there and check out a great site for poetry and haiku.
A woman tries to exonerate her brother, who was convicted of murder, by proving that the crime was committed by a supernatural phenomenon. Source: Oculus (2013) – IMDb + A possessed mirror Full of violence and death Haunts a family + I have to admit that I had no idea I would be given this movie… More Movie Review Haiku: Oculus
The bright morning sun Burns off the thin wispy clouds That hinder its rays
Palm trees line the shore Warm air and sand fill your soul Positive beach vibes + I was watching an Island Hunter’s show on HGTV and they went to Fiji. Such a beautiful place that it inspired this Haiku. I’ve never been, but if you have I would love to hear your thoughts on what… More Haiku – Fiji
A man lay on a bed. His dreams were vivid and strong–evil things done by evil beings haunted those dreams. His soul felt lost, departed. He wasn’t himself. How long had he been this way? How long had he suffered in this torment of a hellish nightmare? He wasn’t sure. A distant knock on the… More Demon Energy is Free to Read Today – 8/25
Strong coffee brewing Dripping into the cool pot I wait anxiously
An artist’s brush strokes Upon a blank white canvas The world comes alive + For more prompts like “brush” go here: Haiku Horizons
Seth waited a moment outside of the cave, as he checked his scared nerves, and looked into the darkness in front of him. He could hear the drips and drops, the wet squishy sounds that only the interior of a cave can make while he stood there. He could also hear Junior’s tennis shoes smacking… More The Living Sand is Free to Read Today – 8/24
It walks in the night The creaky floors pop and groan From the unseen force + Do you reading this watch any of the ghost hunting shows? Ghost Adventures is my go to show when I want to see something dealing with the supernatural. I do watch it in limit doses, but there was a time… More Haiku – Ghost
Sunlight fills the sky Floods the day in bright red rays Night-time slinks away
Creepy and eerie Fills you up with lots of dread Makes you turn away This might not have been the scariest movie I have ever seen, but it did turn out to have some really frightening moments. Jennifer Kent (the director) made sure not to jump into a scary moment and hope you would be… More Movie Review Haiku: The Babadook
Rain on the roof top Showers cascading from the sky A sigh of relief
I have been moving some of my stories over to Smashwords in order to try to get a little more coverage on them. By moving them off of Amazon exclusively I am able to reach more outlets such as Apple and Barnes and Noble. I can also offer up some of my short stories for… More Now Available on Smashwords and A Free Short Story!
Thick condensation Pressed against my clear window Humidity strong