Dead Love: Post Apocaly...

Valentine’s Day approaches, Dead Lovers. As you may or may not recall, that is when this site was launched exactly one year ago. So DO expect some excitement from the Dead Love cast as the day draws nearer. As for me, it inspired another poem—a love poem—one that might explain why...

Dead Love: Jay Chou Mak...

Kato, the Green Hornet’s mysterious aide de camp, has never been cooler. I am a total pushover for a cute Asian dude—take, for instance, my inexplicable fascination with Ryu—so no surprise that Jay Chou is a current heartthrob. This is the role that made Bruce Lee famous, although...

Dead Love: Zombies Inva...

A favorite ZIA member wants other locals to know that two great old Jacques Tourneur films, Cat People (1942) and I Walked with a Zombie (1943) are showing tonight—Monday, January 24th—at the Stanford Theatre at 6:10pm (zombies), 7:30pm (cat people), and 8:45pm (zombies). Don’t...

Dead Love: Zombie Con A...

How to be a zombie Con artist? First you need to know that there are some enormous Cons out there, and by that I mean Sci-fi and Fantasy Conventions. Some of them get pretty freaky, like Arisia, which returned to Boston for its 22nd year last weekend. The panels and events were ever so...

11. Blame it on the Fug...

Ryu was especially fond of fugu. He loved the flush that suffused his body as his heart went into overdrive, the slight mist of perspiration that formed on his upper lip and brow, the gentle numbing of his extremities and the way the world around him seemed to soften and bend as he...