Meteor Storms Plague SoCal
It had come to the point where the term “meteor showers” was not even close to an adequate description of what was happening in SoCal.
7 Books That Scared the Crap Out of Me
Since this is the month for scary, let’s take a look at seven books that scared me more than any others. The Exorcist Barnes & Noble Cover
Staring Into the Fire
My younger brother Mark and I went to the same school, but our older brother, Tony, went to another. Even though we were very young, I remember singing a song we made up as we walked. Since school started at 8:20, I started, “It’s ten past eight, and I’m almost late.” And Mark chimed in with, “For your first date.”
Watch These Three for Halloween 2021
The Halloween movie series made quite an impression on me as I watched the first Halloween at University Cinema in Orono, Maine, in October 1978. In case that sounds familiar, the University of Maine is where Stephen King went to school and the area where I grew up. Well, mostly, but that’s another story.
How to Write a Coming-of-Age Horror
It’s It, and it’s Stranger Things, Small Spaces, Ginger Snaps, Are You Afraid of the Dark, the Harry Potter series, Locke & Key, Nightbooks, Pan’s Labyrinth, Monster Squad, NOS4A2, or any of a hundred or so more. Can you think of any others? Remind me in the comments, please.
Oatmeal Miracles You Need in Your Life
I’ve been eating a lot of oatmeal lately because my doctor said my cholesterol was too high, and I needed to start taking Simvastatin to get it under control. So, I want to stop taking that medication as soon as possible.
The Havana a Hidden Gem of Fine Dining in Bar Harbor, Maine
Bar Harbor, ME, attracts millions of visitors each year. Primarily to visit Acadia National Park, but there is so much to do and see, including whale watching. One recent VIP visitor was former President Obama and the First Family.
Exploring Bed & Breakfasts in Bar Harbor, Maine
Nestled between the Bay and Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor is the perfect place to enjoy a homey stay at a bed and breakfast. Here are some bed and breakfasts that offer a dreamy Bar Harbor experience.