It’s been a while, but I’m making up for lost time with a couple of posts per week. You can look forward to me talking about plenty in the pop culture world, as well as some topics close to my heart. But for now, let’s talk about Blerds. For those not in the know, a […]Read more "To Blerd Or Not To Blerd, That Is The Question"
When it comes to being a geek, I am the resident professional. Comics, anime, manga, television, movies, tabletop games, you name it, I know about it. References of pop culture fill my brain and explode out when someone mentions a word; I have something nerdy to say. For example, my sister mentioned that she wanted […]Read more "Thoughts On Geek Culture and Conventions"
Writing is hard. It is the hardest thing that I have ever enjoyed. You hear stories of writers who have to become knee deep in alcohol to reach the depths that their writing demands of them. I haven’t gotten to that level, but that’s mainly because I’m not self-depravating. Or an alcoholic. I think I’m […]Read more "Thoughts On Writing and Life"
The following flash fiction story was written entirely on post-it notes last year. This is the updated version. *WARNING- For Mature Readers Only* She caressed his body as she prepared to grope her destiny. She sighed in relief as his thickness increased. He lay catatonic, unable to move and barely breathing. ‘What madness […]Read more "Post-It Note Erotica"
There are literally thousands of options to choose from when you attend a fantasy literature convention. I picked up these four books. Scattered, Smothered, & Chunked The Complete Bubba The Monster Hunter Season 1 http://johnhartness.com A literary story written with an overarching plot and smaller plots along the way, in the same vain as […]Read more "The 4 Books I Picked Up at JordanCon"
I have always been in the minority, of the people I know, when it comes to reading. I have been one of a few males and one of a handful of Black readers, especially when it comes to science fiction and fantasy literature. After watching the opening ceremonies of JordanCon 2017, it left a bittersweet […]Read more "The Minority Report"
Syfy’s magical adventure show has critics and audiences everywhere wondering how the wondrous world of magic could ever turn out to be such a killer. Most people either find the show addictive or polarizing. it’s like that moment you first discover sex. It creeps you out, but you *WARNING SOME SPOILERS AHEAD* Your roommate will […]Read more "10 Reasons Not to Be A Magician"