Mr. Horne's Book of Secrets

Tag Archive: fantasy

Netflixing: The Last Unicorn

Don’t fight the melancholy.

Netflixing: Big Trouble in Little China

They don’t make bad movies like they used to.

Netflixing: Tin Man

Starring the wickedly talented Adele Dazeem.

Alcatraz versus The Dark Talent — a Revolution in Writing

I am a fish. Which of course doesn’t mean that I am a literal fish, but it’s something to keep in mind for today’s post, for today I will be talking about a mold-breaking book series—one that takes subversion of…
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Netflixing: Blue Exorcist

It’s the anime that quotes scripture, for better and for worse.

Netflixing: Black Butler

He’s the queen’s loyal attack dog, but his butler does all the work.

Hokum

All the time, people tell me, “Thanks for all your advice, Mr. Horne. By golly, I’d love to be a scifi/fantasy author, but I can’t come up with any good ideas for such settings.” Well, today is your lucky day,…
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EXP

John Grisham was a trial lawyer. Ernest Hemingway was an ambulance driver in World War I. Theodore Seuss Giesel stole Christmas eight years in a row. These areĀ great authors, and all were blessed with the gift of experience. It is…
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