Outer Space Vacation

A dream journal entry from December 7th, 2004*… I dreamed that the family was taking a vacation to outer space. Packing was a very big deal. I kept packing and wearing the wrong clothes. I wanted to wear my Incredibles t-shirt, but couldn’t. Then I realized that I was wearing it underneath everything. The spaceship […]

Spiders, Spiders Everywhere

A dream journal entry from October 25th, 2004* Spiders, spiders, everywhere. In my clothes and in my hair. Trying to get to work but they’re Closing in..in. I make a dash for it as I use A Rafallo’s door menu to cut the webs through There are pirates on my mind and I don’t know why. […]

Beleaguered Truth Book Review

Messenger has created a truly sociopathic, monster of a character Following the aftermath of the murders, election results, and sinister revelation in 2012’s Shattered Triangle: A Consequential Murder, author William Messenger dives deeper into the psyche of his characters in book two of his trilogy, Beleaguered Truth. Each of his primary characters is beleaguered by their […]

Shattered Triangle: A Consequential Murder Book Review

It’s these characters that draw you in… I first read SHATTERED TRIANGLE when the first edition came out a couple years ago. It is an easily consumed, yet compelling murder mystery by a local Los Angeles author, William Messenger. The prose tends to be overly concerned with descriptions and the minute historical details of Los […]