Tag Archives: Sylum: Essay Series

Sylum Reminder: Everything is Connected

Just wanted to put out a quick reminder to everyone. Especially as we’re working on: The new Sylum Archive which means edits and updates to exsiting stories as they are uploaded. Seven Days of Summer is approaching (likely faster than … Continue reading

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Sylum Information: Due South and the Rays

I am taking this opportunity to answer the question that has been on a few people’s minds since we updated the Wiki a couple of years ago. The Due South fandom, even after all these years, still has fandom wars … Continue reading

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Please Read: Sylum Warnings

Warning Labels   We’ve had discussions on this before. I’ve written similar essays on our Modern Sensibilities. And as we approach Advent, along with the next chapter of Clan War, I thought it would be a good time to remind … Continue reading

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Sylum Essay Series: Recycling

One of things you’re going to start seeing in the Sylum Universe is how the Vampires interact with their environment. Since the Manor doesn’t actually exist, their impact doesn’t show in where they’re located.  If you look at images of … Continue reading

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Sylum Essay Series: Vampire Relationships

  Sylum Essay Series: Vampire Relationships The Relationships between Vampires can be vast and complex.   The Sire/Childe Bond, Mate Bond, and other type of Bonds are not always simple and cookie cutter.  Every Bond is different.  Every relationship is … Continue reading

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Sylum Essay Series: Sylum Characters

Sylum Essay Series: Sylum Characters   This particular essay will combine a few of the questions that asked about adding characters or shows.   We briefly touched base on some of our reasons on a previous Sylum Q&A, but figured … Continue reading

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Sylum Essay Series: Modern Sensibilities

Sylum Essay Series: Modern Sensibilities Welcome to Sylum Essay Series.  We’ll be conducting a set of essays to discuss variety of topics, that will likely come up with the upcoming release of the 10th Anniversary Clan War.  We felt it … Continue reading

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Discussion Tuesday: Assassins Creed

Discussion Tuesday: Assassins Creed You might have seen this symbol around Sylum lately… Assassins Creed is a Video Game that became a Worldwide Phenomena.   Assassin’s Creed is a 2007 sandbox style action-adventure-stealth video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and … Continue reading

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Are you not entertained?

What do you go see a film for? Be honest here, okay? We all WANT to say we go to see a great, deeply moving, character inspiring epic that stirs our emotions and inspires our lives. *snort* Get real here. … Continue reading

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Discussion Thursday: Warning Labels

I have no doubt this will be touchy subject for people.  So before we even get started lets get one thing straight.  I will not tolerate flaming, rudeness, or attacks on anyone who comments on this blog.  We’re all adults … Continue reading

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Discussion Thursday: Film – Argo

Discussion Thursday – It’s Back!!! *shifty eyes* What? Yeah I know it’s been a while!   Title: Argo Director: Ben Affleck Premise: A dramatization of the 1980 joint CIA-Canadian secret operation to extract six fugitive American diplomatic personnel out of revolutionary … Continue reading

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Discussion Thursday: TV Show – Rizzoli & Isles

Discussion Thursday Rizzoli & Isles Title: Rizzoli & Isle Channel: TNT Time: Hiatus until Summer Premier Premise: Based on characters created by best-selling crime novelist Tess Gerritsen, RIZZOLI & ISLES stars Angie Harmon as Jane Rizzoli, a tough-as-nails Boston police detective, … Continue reading

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Discussion Post: Les Misérables

Discussion Thursday Movie/Book/Musical: Les Misérables       Title: Les Misérables Author: Victor Hugo Synopsis: In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after he breaks parole, agrees to care for factory worker Fantine’s daughter, … Continue reading

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Discussion Post: TV Show – Arrow

Every Thursday I’ll put up a post to discuss a latest TV Show, Movie, Book, Band, etc… Discussion Thursday TV Show: Arrow   Title: Arrow Channel: CW Time: Wednesday 8pm Premise: After a violent shipwreck, billionaire playboy Oliver Queen was missing … Continue reading

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Historical Characterization

When working with historical characters and settings the hardest thing not to do is put a modern perspective on the character and/or moment.   There’s been a lot of talk about Lincoln.  Daniel Day Lewis was amazing as Abraham Lincoln … Continue reading

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