Bad writing examples in 50 Shades of Grey

I have read the series and I'm ready to pronounce the sins. E.L. James needs a spanking. BuzzFeed had a top 13 list and now it's time for us to do our own. There are only actually 12 shades of grey that are readily acknowledged but the British Art Council (13 if you know the secret … Continue reading Bad writing examples in 50 Shades of Grey


Fifty Shades Freed * EL James

When we last left our romantic icons, Ana Steele and Christian Grey, they were newly engaged and facing (a) Ana's ex-boss, Jack Hyde, whom Christian fired in a fit of jealous pique when Jack made a pass at Ana and (b) Christian's "Mrs. Robinson," the woman who initiated him into his life of BDSM. Can … Continue reading Fifty Shades Freed * EL James

50 Shades Darker * EL James

The 50 Shades of Grey Trilogy continues with 50 Shades Darker. The 'Cinderella story on steroids' continues with a happy ending/beginning. If you read the first book you know that Ana refers to Christian Grey as 50 Shades hence the book title. Christian has many moods and 'personalities' that lead Ana to this name for him. … Continue reading 50 Shades Darker * EL James

Insomnia Book Review * Stephen King

Stephen King brings his usual chilly touch to INSOMNIA, the story of a small-town gripped by a creeping evil ... This is not a horror story in the classic mold; it is a supernatural adventure romp on the fringes of the imagination, popular fiction at its best. Insomnia is a difficult novel to assess. While … Continue reading Insomnia Book Review * Stephen King

Of Mice and Men * John Steinbeck

George and Lennie are migrant American labourers –the one alert and protective and the other strong, stupid and potentially dangerous. This is the powerful story of their relationship and their dreams of finding a more stable and less lonely way of life. "Two men, George and Lenny, form a strong friendship, one man assuming the … Continue reading Of Mice and Men * John Steinbeck

Everything’s eventual * Stephen King

A wonderfully diverse volume of compelling stories showing the richness, depth and variety of Stephen King's highly-acclaimed storytelling. The collection will include enthralling masterpieces such as LT's THEORY OF PETS, IN THE DEATHROOM and 1408; classic tales of supernatural and psychological terror and tales of everyday life with unexpected and brilliant twists such as AUTOPSY … Continue reading Everything’s eventual * Stephen King

The Servants of Twilight * Dean Koontz

To his mother, Joey seems an ordinary six-year-old boy - special to her, but to no one else. To the Servants of Twilight, however, he is an evil presence who must be destroyed - an Anti-Christ who must die. This is a scary could-be-story about the power of cults and how they cannot stop once … Continue reading The Servants of Twilight * Dean Koontz

Seize the Night * Dean Koontz

One by one, the children of Moonlight Bay are disappearing. No one knows if they are dead or alive. Christopher Snow, suffering from the rare disorder xeroderma pigmentosum, has glimpsed the dark and torrid secrets of the small-town community where he has spent his entire life. And only he has the key to the truth … Continue reading Seize the Night * Dean Koontz

False Memory Syndrome – Is it possible?

When memory is distorted or confabulated, the result can be what has been called the False Memory Syndrome. Memory is the mental faculty of retaining and recalling past experiences. A repressed memory is one that is retained in the sub conscious mind, where  one is not aware of it but where it can still affect both conscious … Continue reading False Memory Syndrome – Is it possible?