The Phantom Of The Opera

For many American film lovers, it is 1925's The Phantom of the Opera that defines horror in the silent film era. Lon Chaney's Erik may not have modern moviegoers fainting as legend says they did when Christine reveals his deformed skeleton-like face, but there's no doubt he holds a special place in horror fans' hearts to this day. The Phantom Of The Opera Synopsis - Spoilers Included The new owners of the Paris Opera House refuse to believe the previous owners' warnings about the holder of box 5--a "phantom of the opera"--even though the phantom's presence is well-known and openly discussed among the opera's performers. The mysterious phantom has eyes that are just "ghastly beads", compared to holes in a grinning skull, explains stagehand Joseph Boquet, who claims to have actually seen the phantom. Over that skull, he continues, is stretched tight yellow skin with only two large holes where his nose should be. Meanwhile, the opera's

New Month - Fresh Start

As large media companies continue to occupy more and more of the internet, it is becoming increasingly apparent that my time in health news reporting is drawing to a close. To be frank, I can no longer compete.

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Beginning in October will shift focus away from health news and transition to a more casual lifestyle blog. I won't be posting every day--I won't be posting just to post--but when I do, I'll be sharing a side of myself that, until now, I've mostly kept private. I'll share recipes, book reviews, personal photographs and special memories.

I am sad that a part of my life that I truly loved is ending but I'm also excited for this change. I hope you'll join me.