I'm currently 14 weeks pregnant with my boyfriend Hravn's baby, and today had my first ultrasound. Up until now, I haven't really been able to believe that there was anything in there, because my stomach is still relatively flat and I've had minimal morning sickness. (Guess I'm one of the really fucking lucky ones, huh?)… Continue reading I Am Going To Be A Mother
Do you work in the death industry? Have you been struggling to find that special someone to spend the rest of your mortal existence with? Dead Meet is a dating and networking site established for people working with the dead. For more information, and to read an interview with the site's creator Carla Valentine go… Continue reading Dead Meet
Craig Tracy was born almost legally blind. He was also born with a spectacular gift. An artist since birth. Born and raised in New Orleans, he began airbrushing at the age of 15. By the age of 20 he was a free lance illustrator and had graduated from The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale. - Empty Kingdom.… Continue reading Painted Bodies
“In a lifeless urban landscape where time itself has stopped its crawl, a mad ballet is commencing and a newly hatched butterfly is about to die. This tragic story was constructed using dead insects gathered from forgotten attics and tool sheds, between window panels and cobwebs. It combines a number of animation techniques from classic… Continue reading Erään hyönteisen tuho / The Death Of An Insect
Highly recommended ten minute documentary about the Museum of Icelandic Sorcery & Witchcraft. For a really interesting, in-depth look at the secret staves of the Icelandic witches, go here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hvJqiBE2c5M#t=262
I wouldn't have believed that dancing on knives was possible before I watched this short film. (Well, actually it's a trailer for En Puntas, a film by Javier Perez, but if I was presented with this and told it was the whole thing, I would be entirely satisfied.) Compelling, intense, memorable, stuff.