Here's a sweet vampire song, really about jazz fandom. (thanks to Jesse Walker; cross-posted to the Draculablog)
Here's another look at that classic Gothic space, the abandoned scary place: "Asylum". (thanks to J. Wolfe)
cc licensed ( BY NC ND ) flickr photo shared by whittlz I’m not the only person saddened by the passing of Levon Helm. The musical legacy is beyond praise. He also wrote what may be my favorite rock book … Continue reading ?
This trailer for The Narrative of Victor Karloch (forthcoming) looks fascinating: (via Coilhouse)
I've seen a few references to Caine's Arcade on various education communities where I participate. It's a pretty amazing story - a kid builds a full arcade out of cardboard boxes from his father's business. The kid - Caine - does it for the love of the games. Show More Summary
Today in creepy doll stories we bring you "You Look Pale". Let the author describe it: I felt inclined to cast away the bulbous, gaseous and utterly inane humans and do with a more malleable, collected crew. Further, what way...
The plain fact is that the planet does not need more “successful” people. But it does desperately need more peacemakers, healers, restorers, storytellers, and lovers of every shape and form. It needs people who live well in their places. It needs people of moral courage willing to join the fight to make the world habitable [...]
Have a very Infocult Easter, or "The crew of the USS Chocstromo really should have seen this coming": (via MetaFilter)
Here's a nice fantastic fable about books and their people, "The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore" (2011): (thanks to Robert Fagerlund)
The Haunting of Sunshine Girl is a Web video series that follows two women and their paranormal experiences. Like other YouTube series it starts off with a low budget and basic, personal/webcam style. For instance, this scene from a bathroom,...
They barely exist in the world, yet already there are ways to fear Google Glasses. Forbes broods about surveillance: Imagine how helpful this could be for reporting crimes. If you witnessed a boy being attacked in your yard, or a...
A fine mix of The Shining as a tv sitcom. Laugh! Bonus Benny Hill finale. (thanks to Steve Taylor)
The Broken Spoke Bus for the Texas Top Hands Western Swing Band shared CC ( BY NC SD ) by Stuck in Customs I’ve been whining for years about the frustrations inherent in trying to pull together the revolutionary promise … Continue reading ?
Once again, the Northern Voice juggernaut is cranking into action. Canada’s first blogging social media conference is back for its seventh eighth(!) year. And [gasp], I’ve been lucky enough to have been one of the organizers the whole time. A … Continue reading ?
shared CC by Esteban Cavrico And thus too, it happened, perhaps, that before the last echoes of the last chime had utterly sunk into silence, there were many individuals in the crowd who had found leisure to become aware of … Continue reading ?
"Nosferatu": a beautiful composition by Antonio Ballestín, performed by Alma Olite. It's a program piece inspired as much by Stoker as Coppola: 6 uninterrupted episodes: I. "Carriage through Carpathian Mountains" II. "The Castle" III. "Love Theme: Crossing Oceans of Time"...
When a game show goes wrong, very wrong, in a Lovecraftian horror way: (thanks to Jesse Walker)
Looking for a website for your school or department? Meet Julio. Introducing Julio Features include: Blogs/Announcements; Slideshows; Calendars; Configurable home page layouts; Simple install process; Fully configured text editor; Simple...Show More Summary
I want to support David Kelly’s Learning Styles Awareness Day, but have written pretty much all I want to say on the matter. In short, yes, learners differ. And, as a conversation with someone reminded me, it helps for learners to look at how they learn, so as to find ways to optimize their chances [...]
Hello all! If you're a New York City teacher, you're on vacation this week as a result of that strange creature known as "midwinter recess." Hope you are enjoying your break so far. As you can see by the timestamp on this post, I amShow More Summary