Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Every once and a while you will pick up a book with the expectation that it will be fun, or interesting, and it simply blows your mind with how far it left your expectations behind.  When I picked up Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky, I had no idea what I was in for.  More…

Sunday Mise en Place (Nov. 6 to 12 ‘017)

Welcome back to the Sunday Mise en Place, where we mise, and we place, we mise and place. Short blogging week equals a quick Place this week. So, we’ll get to the posts from last week, and what to look forward to, right after a bit of what’s going on- What’s Going On- All I…

Deconstructed: Silver Surfer #14

It is the cosmic entity Silver Surfer vs. the friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man in today’s Deconstructed! A battle of epic heroes. Two of Marvels biggest headliners going toe to toe. In all honesty, Spider-Man doesn’t stand a chance against the powers cosmic. But, for the sake of putting these two heavy hitters together in one book,…

Sunday Mise en Place (Oct. 30 to Nov. 5, ‘017)

I just saw a singular goose flying north in the snow. That is some natural selection at its finest. Henrique, (I named the goose Henrique just now) is an idiot. Welcome back to the Sunday Mise en Place! Your one-stop shop for everything Green Onion. Every week, this is where you can check in for…

Deconstructed: Sweet Tooth #2

It is about time that I Deconstructed a Jeff Lemire comic. I mean, I do mention him enough on the G.O.B., find some reviews here, here, here, here, here, just for a few. Sweet Tooth in particular is a series that I love. It was the first major ongoing series from Lemire, and his work…

November in Pop Culture History

Observances: Academic Writing Month Annual Family Reunion Planning Month Movember Fun With Fondue Month Transgender Awareness Month Native American Heritage Month Epilepsy Awareness Month Blog Posting Month NaNoWriMo National Pomegranate Month Impaired Driving Prevention Month Men Make Dinner Day (First Thursday) Daylight Savings Time Ends (First Sunday) World Quality Day (Second Thursday) Barack Obama Day…

Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman is a legend, no doubt about it. However, I find many of his books hit or miss. The author is dominant when scribing a comic or children’s book- Fortunately, the Milk is one of my favourite reads. When it comes to other books like American Gods, I had a difficult time getting invested…

Episode Twelve: Plogoween

Originally posted on Plog:
Happy Halloween goblins and ghouls! This special day deserves a special podcast and Plog has got you covered! Here is your synopsis for this extra spooky episode: Happy Halloween to all the Plogables! Welcome to this spooky edition of Plog. Eric and Green get talking about their favourite costumes, and Halloween…

Top 10 Scariest Things on Earth

Well before Halloween hits us with full force, I thought it would be fun to take a look at some of the scariest, creepiest, most evil things our planet has to offer.  Maybe give some costume ideas, or something just to give you the thrill of the scare.  Well here we go, what are some…

Sunday Mush en Claws (Oct. 23 to 29, ‘017)

Happy Halloween weekend! The most frightening part of a Tuesday Halloween as a parent is Wednesday. Sending children to school with a candy hangover feels like torture. Welcome to the Sunday Mush en Claws, a terrible spooky pun for the Sunday Mise en Place. A weekly series where I talk about last week, because I…

Deconstructed: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Adventures #18

Go Ninja! Go Ninja! Go Ninja! Go! It’s time for some ninjas in a half-shell. It’s time for some turtle power. In fact, I am so pumped up for some mutant turtles let’s kick things off with the classic 80’s theme song. Press it. Listen to it. It’ll get you in the mood. Ah, I…