“Largeness has always been a condition of the weird and unsafe; it is over-whelming, too much or too big. […] [the uncanny] is neither homey nor protective, nor comforting, nor familiar. It is alien, exposed, and unsettling, or in other words, the perfect description of the house on Ash Tree Lane.”  “an unremarkable door… Continue reading The Big Read: ‘House of Leaves’ (Part One)
It’s been a couple of years umm’ing and ahh’ing and maybe’ing, but it’s time to start this project once and for all. So here we go. The opening entry. Sure. Ok. One late night eBay purchase (that’s how I do most of my shopping if I’m honest) resulted in a box full of ageing science… Continue reading A Project Was Born… Finally.