I’m in a weird mood today, so you’re going to get a weird post. I could blame it on the far-reaching effects of Friday the 13th, however according to my calendar (at left) tomorrow isn’t anything to be anxious over; it’s just a day to gather biscuits and throw them in swimming pools where the swollen bits can then be read like tea leaves. Of course, that’s because the GOBLINS had at my calendar and renamed many of the days and all of the months. This month, for example, is not October; it’s Manciiee, The Moon of Portents.
I think Friday the 13th seems always to want to grow outside the 1″x 2″ box on the calendar, taking on a cult edge and giving people license to be…weird. According to Wikipedia,
…there is evidence to suggest that Friday the 13th is actually unlucky. Psychologists have found that some people are especially likely to have accidents or fall ill on Friday the 13th. This has been attributed to such people feeling a heightened state of anxiety on that day.
I don’t know about you, but 1. I don’t believe it and 2. Just in case it’s true despite my not believing it, I’m staying in my chair all day tomorrow and writing. I have two scenes to finish or I can’t see my movie this weekend.
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