Story Profilers

Books and their Timing: The Superficial Rating of Art

For all I tell myself that I am objective in how I view the books I read, the movies I watch, and in general any media I consume, I am … Continue reading

April 11, 2016 · Leave a comment

“Fucking Tara”: How The Wicked+The Divine Made Us All Murderers

The Wicked+The Divine, about gods reincarnated as pop stars, collectively called the Pantheon, to inspire humanity, is one of a growing handful of comics that has earned enough of my … Continue reading

March 27, 2016 · 1 Comment

Thoughts on Echoes of a Giantkiller, by E. Jade Lomax

Around two weeks ago, I posted my review of Beanstalk, a fantasy novel by E. Jade Lomax about a group of fledgling heroes drawn together by luck at a training academy. In it, … Continue reading

March 6, 2016 · 3 Comments

Chew, A.K.A Psychic Ninja Cannibal Secret Agents

Chew is a bizarre mash-up of an idea that seems like it probably shouldn’t work, but pulls off every bizarre twist with aplomb and a bit of dark humor. In this … Continue reading

February 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

Beanstalk, by E. Jade Lomax

Courtesy of author E. Jade Lomax, Beanstalk is the first book in the Leagues and Legends series, followed by Echoes of a Giantkiller and the forthcoming Remember the Dust, both of which have … Continue reading

February 21, 2016 · 1 Comment

The Revenant, A.K.A. Leo DiCaprio Cosplays as Luke Skywalker on Hoth

Movie Profile: Director: Alejandro González Iñárritu (of Birdman fame) Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio begging for an Oscar as leading man Hugh Glass; Tom “I didn’t even realize it was him until the … Continue reading

February 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Sandman: Overture, A.K.A How to Destroy the Universe Without Even Trying

As I’ve mentioned before, Sandman is the series that roped me into comics. I bought Volume 1, Preludes and Nocturnes, specifically because of my love for Gaiman’s writing and the fact that I’d … Continue reading

January 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chrononauts, A.K.A Never Time Travel Without a Friend

We’ve hit the first weekend of the first full week of the new year, and I’ve managed to get a new computer charger! The graphic novel Chrononauts, from co-creators Mark … Continue reading

January 9, 2016 · Leave a comment

Happy New Year!

Merry Belated Christmas and a Happy New Year! And a happy holiday season to everyone, no matter your beliefs or celebrations! Between family coming down for the holiday, returning to … Continue reading

December 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Christmas Countdown, Days 21-24: The Final Countdown

The final post before Christmas itself, and technically posted a day early! Or two days late, depending on how you want to count it. In either situation, the last moments for … Continue reading

December 24, 2015 · Leave a comment