10 Cloverfield Lane: Where’s My Big Ass Monster?

Oh, it’s John Goodman. That may sound like a cheap shot at his size, but it’s really not. Yes, he is a large man, a very large man, but that’s an important aspect of his character in this movie. He is overwhelmingly intimidating, and you feel like he could crush both of the people in…

Superstore – Remember that Retail Job You Hated?

Oh man, this show gave me a couple shivers. My time in retail wasn’t exactly this experience, as I spent my time working in a Blockbuster as opposed to a Walmart, but some of the situations on this show gave me Nam-style flashbacks. I admit that I dismissed this show when it first joined the NBC…

Paired Prose: Stone Man

This week’s Paired Prose prompt is “calcify!” Be sure to check out Andy’s entry, “Desert Heart.” “How’s he doing?” asked James, hugging his sister, Katie. “The doctors are optimistic,” answered Katie, releasing their embrace and chewing on her fingernail. “Optimistic about what? That he’s going to get out of here?” Katie shrugged. “Yeah, I guess…

Paired Prose: Trust

This week’s prompt for Paired Prose is “avaricious.” Check out Andy’s entry HERE! “You’re quite right about them all, you know,” said Edwin, pouring steaming liquid into a teacup. He then lifted the teacup and saucer from the silver tray it was on and handed it to Marcus. “I’ve never seen such a ravenous group of…