KILL SHAKESPEARE PRE-GAME: GIDEON PRODUCTIONS

As a longtime Shakespeare guy and comic book guy, the IDW comic Kill Shakespeare has been on my radar for a while. Even so, I didn’t make time for it until I stumbled across a small blip on the internet saying that a theatrical production was to be mounted at HERE Arts Center by the fine folks over at Gideon Productions – the daring Brooklyn … Continue reading KILL SHAKESPEARE PRE-GAME: GIDEON PRODUCTIONS

OF SLINGS, ARROWS, AND DESERT ISLANDS: THE INVERTED SOURCES OF THE CW’S ARROW

*MILD SPOILERS* Say what you will about all the abs on the CW’s Arrow – that show knows what the hell it’s doing. I used to think that you could get away with doing edgier stuff with the character Green Arrow because he was but a minor player in the DC Comics pantheon. Anyway, that’s what Denny O’Neil and Neil Adams always said when asked … Continue reading OF SLINGS, ARROWS, AND DESERT ISLANDS: THE INVERTED SOURCES OF THE CW’S ARROW

SHORT: THE OXFORD COMMA LEAVES A MESSAGE ON HIS EX-GIRLFRIEND’S VOICEMAIL

Hey Christie. It’s me. It’s Ox. I’m sorry to call like this. I know we agreed that you would live your life and I would live my life. I’m probably making a huge mistake, but I just… I had to call. Look, I saw you with Trent at Buffalo Wild Wings on Saturday. I don’t think you saw me. Honestly, I don’t even know what … Continue reading SHORT: THE OXFORD COMMA LEAVES A MESSAGE ON HIS EX-GIRLFRIEND’S VOICEMAIL

STATE OF THE UNION: SHOVELING SNOW AT THE EDGE OF FOREVER

As this brutal winter rages on — another foot of snow in White Plains tomorrow! — Surreal Time Press and I are ever so slowly stirring ourselves from a two-month hibernation. Before I dive into a barrage of new posts and shenanigans, I just wanted to take a moment to say thanks to everyone who’s hung around. This whole thing is almost a year old, … Continue reading STATE OF THE UNION: SHOVELING SNOW AT THE EDGE OF FOREVER