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Goodnight and joy be with you all

Who would have ever foreseen that 2011 would get here without so much as a whisper of a hover-car? Or […]

Drood
Drood by Dan Simmons

by Dan Simmons

On the 9th of June, 1865, ten passengers were killed when a train crashed at Staplehurst. Among the passengers who survived the disaster was the novelist Charles Dickens. Meeting his friend, Wilkie Collins, soon afterwards Dickens describes a strange individual he came across at the site of the crash. This man, Drood, is to drag both Dickens and Collins into the depths of Victorian London’s criminal and poverty stricken underbelly. Will he also lead to murder and insanity?

2010 #1

I didn’t get very far with my weekly photos last year. Only had 8 or so I think, judging by […]