M.Y.O.P.I.A. #25: Nine Movies That Actually Deserve a Remake

Ah, a good remake, it's like finding six-year-old leftovers in the back of the freezer that taste something kind of like how they were once supposed to. Yeah, remakes are common, and often disappointing, but sometimes they're also amazing. Check out this list of some movies that could really benefit from a trip through the remake machine.

MYOPIA #23: Horrific or Horrible: Recommendations on Classic Horror Novels

Fall is the season for horror. Not just for TV and movies. On these cold nights, as the moon disappears behind clouds, and leaves rustle against the corner of the house, there's nothing like reading a good scary book into the wee hours of the night. Check out my recommendation for classic horror books, and believe me, some of these are well worth reading, and others are well worth skipping.

M.Y.O.P.I.A. # 22: The Appeal of Apparel on Superheroes

Get ready to read about fashion...well, sort of. To end the slightly celebrated Superhero September on the site, check out a bit of food for thought on superhero outfits, and particularly, where the movies can really fail fans, and the core of what a character is, by getting the costume wrong.

FLAPPERHOUSE # 19 is out

I have a short story published in the latest issue of a cool magazine called FLAPPERHOUSE. They feature exciting off-beat, clever, and thought provoking writing in the journal, and that’s the kind of fiction I like best. My piece is pretty satirical and I’m really happy to be part of the issue. Physical copies can be purchased for just $6...

M.Y.O.P.I.A. # 21: Graphic Novels for People Who Don’t Know if They Like Reading Comic Books, but Since They Like Watching Superhero Movies…Maybe?

Are you comic-book-curious? Are you intimidated by the world of comic books? Are you clueless where to start reading? Then this list of graphic novels is for you. These are accessible stories great for newbies, and essential to hardcore fans. No intimidation here, these are easy to find books with great storytelling. So check out my opinionated graphic novel recommendations.

M.Y.O.P.I.A. # 15: Star Wars: Episode I – The Canon Awakens

During that lull in the hype surrounding Star Wars movies--yes there was once such a lull, though brief--novels about everybody's favorite wookies, Jedis, and scoundrels began to fill the void. These novels even deserve a ton of credit for returning Star Wars to the forefront of Hollywood.