Sep 09 2012

Sometimes The Movie Is Better Than The Book – Sometimes Not

Posted by Mathias

There are some people who insist that the book is always better than the movie.  I don’t agree.  There are so many factors that go into what makes a good movie and what makes a good book.  I’ve seen my share of movies that actually trump the book they were based on.  As much as Tolkien fanboys disagree, Peter Jackson’s interpretation of Tolkien’s Lord of the Ring trilogy was far superior to the books in my opinion.  Tolkien’s prose is, well, cumbersome, clumsy, and a little bulky.  I still liked the books, although only The Two Towers ranks in my top 20 fiction/fantasy/science fiction books of all time.  I know, sacriledge!  Don’t care. (more…)

Jun 14 2012

Thursday Morning Twitter Follower Welcomes!

Posted by Mathias

Thursday morning Twitter follower welcomes to:

Former Rocket Engineer and Management Consultant with Marquee Firms, Undergoing a Reset to Generate Multiple Income Streams; Meet Me Here

Published author, reader, traveller, conservationist and artist. Royal Literary Fellow. University CW lecturer. Blog at http://helencareybooks.wordpress.com

Novelist,philosopher,blogger, poet,would be master chef.A woman pedaling between Peckham & Pigalle,in search of passion & enduring romance http://amzn.to/IfJzcc

Writer. Lake Caerwych is my first novel. Freethinker. Believe in freedom of speech, thought and religion. I follow back all writers and readers.

J. M. Tresaugue is a freelance writer of fantasy, science fiction, and the strange. He lives in the Pacific Northwest with his wife and three daughters.

Love to write fantasy romance! Epic series–ENCHANTED BOOKSTORE LEGENDS: SEEKING A SCRIBE $0.99 & HERITAGE AVENGED $1.29 | Member IAN.

#Historicalfiction writer. Freedom’s Sword at http://tinyurl.com/4u274nm. Write #fantasy with C R Daems. Blog about writing, Scottish history & book reviews.

I’m a Writer, Book Cover Designer, Photographer,  Avid Mushroom Hunter, and Mom. Author of Black Woods

Writer and all time nutter 🙂 Hope to be published in 2012 🙂

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