Tag Archives: The Exorcist

In Honour of William Peter Blatty

In the 1970s, when I was a teenager, I became fascinated by both the film and the novel of The Exorcist, while I remain so to this day. I could write at enormous length about why this should be, in … Continue reading

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Why, this is Hell, nor am I out of it…

On September 11th 2001, a photograph that came to be know as The Falling Man was taken, of an unknown man plunging to his death from one of the upper floors of the North Tower of the World Trade Centre. … Continue reading

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