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Gilbert Speaks: An Interview with John Brito on “Below the Floor”

10 May



When you write books, or blog, you get to meet the most wonderful and talented people. When I first started blogging, it was to connect to other writers. It can be a little scary sending your dreams and ideas out into the cyber universe…there are some scary people out there. Luckily, I have only connected to beautiful souls with beautiful stories to tell. One of these beautiful souls is writer, John Brito. John is from Austria, but that hasn’t stopped us from supporting each other over the years. I am so delighted to talk to him about his new book, Below the Floor. Continue reading


Gilbert Speaks On “The Shape of Water”

28 Jan


I am a person who believes in romance and magic, and I love movies that give me both. As a child, I was always the odd duck because I always rooted for the Native American Tribes in all the cowboy shows on television…and I often sided with the monsters in some of the old horror stories. Really, Frankenstein was just misunderstood.

There was one particular movie from my childhood “Creature Double Feature” days at the neighborhood theatre that left a special mark on me. I fell in love with the “Creature from the Black Lagoon.” Was I the only one who saw beauty in this monster? Luckily for me, Guillermo del Toro looks at life through the same rose colored glasses. Continue reading

Gilbert Speaks on American Gods S01 E03

15 May


I’ve never read the book, American Gods by Neil Gaiman, but that will soon change because I am really enjoying “American God” series. I’m not exactly sure what I’m watching, but I know I like it. Are the gods in control of our mortal lives? Meet me after the jump…if you dare. Continue reading