SIMON

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About me

Gender MALE
Location United Kingdom
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Introduction
I'm an aspiring comicbook writer. I'm Scottish. I look a bit like Orson Welles sometimes. I'm a fan of pulp fiction and old-fashioned adventure stories.

I'm not very interesting.

I made this blog to talk about stuff i like and to shamelessly pimp my own writing.

Interests Hiking, cycling, writing, drawing, photomanipulation, folklore, mythology, history, archaeology, movies, television, comics, pulps, serials, OTR, adventure.
Favorite Movies Eraserhead, the Elephant Man, Blue Velvet, Wild at Heart, Lost Highway, the Straight Story, Mulholland Drive, Inland Empire, It's a Wonderful Life, Harvey, the Evil Dead, Bladerunner, LOTR, Excalibur, Willow, Legend, the Neverending Story, Labyrinth, the Wizard of Oz, Near Dark, the Hitcher, the Texas Chain Saw Massacre, the Exorcist, Hallowen, Rosemary's Baby, King Kong, Nosferatu, Frankenstein, Bride of Frankenstein, the Phantom of the Opera, Batman, Batman Returns, Superman the Movie, Superman Returns, Spider-Man. X-Men, the Hulk, the Shadow, the Phantom, the Rocketeer, Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow, the Crow, Princess Mononoke, Castle in the Sky, Porco Rosso, Steamboy, Star Wars, Back to the Future, Mad Max, Ghosbusters, Alien, Aliens, Predator, Indiana Jones, Lethal Weapon, Die Hard, Rocky, Ed Wood, Seven, Fight Club, Zodiac, the Usual Suspects, the Shawshank Redemption, Brick, Leon, the Spaghetti Westerns, Unforgiven, the Outlaw Josey Wales, Dirty Harry, Tombstone.
Favorite Music Kate Bush, Johnny Cash, Regina Spektor, David Bowie, Radiohead, Jolie Holland, the Be Good Tanyas, Jesse Sykes and the Sweet Hereafter, the Jayhawks, Tom Waits, Weezer, Tori Amos, PJ Harvey, SoaD, the Mars Volta, Coheed and Cambria, John Gorka, Willie Nelson, Bjork, Rufus Wainwright, the White Stripes, the Foo Fighters, the Flaming Lips, Crowded House, the Eagles of Death Metal, Nirvana, QotSA, Aimee Mann, the Beatles, Mark Lanegan, Roy Orbison.
Favorite Books MR James, HP Lovecraft, Arthur Machen, Poe, Bram Stoker, Algernon Blackwood, Sheridan le Fanu, William Hope Hodgson, Manly Wade Wellman, HR Haggard, Arthur Conan Doyle, HG Wells, Jules Verne, Rudyard Kipling, Sax Rohmer, Talbot Mundy, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Robert E Howard.

You're going to the moon! What did you forget to pack?

Cheesegrater.