July 10, 2020 Update: Equus and Writing Incommunicado

I started reading Equus awhile back, and, even though I was enjoying it, put it aside for whatever reason and didn't get back to it until a few days ago. This is a fascinating story, definitely drama and tragedy, but also something of horror as well. It is based on an actual event the author … Continue reading July 10, 2020 Update: Equus and Writing Incommunicado

Review of Titus Andronicus, October 13, 2019

After I watched Equus on Sunday, I decided to ramp up the drama into horrific tragedy by watching Julie Taymor's  bizarre 1999 film version of Shakespeare's Titus Andronicus. This film is bloody enough in its own right, but it transcends the usual graphic horror found in Stephen King novels or teen slasher flicks by showering the … Continue reading Review of Titus Andronicus, October 13, 2019