Paul Matthew Carr

About Paul Matthew Carr

Paul is a writer, artist and designer. He spends an inordinate amount of time on the Internet blogging about silly things and even more time making things up and then attempting to convince people they are proper stories. He also talks into microphones from time to time.

The ElkCast: Episode 6: Sand And Sea

Welcome everyone to this thing that I do… On this episode I’ll be telling a story of loss and sadness...again.  This time its all about New Jersey and the beach and being on the boardwalk. I talk about cooking in a restaurant and the reality of Jersey Shore life (spoiler - its not like MTV). I [...]

Episode 9: The Nexus of All Realities: Its Fun to Stay at the S.W.A.M.P.

Welcome everyone to the Nexus of All Realities – A Man-Thing podcast! Are you ready for not-so-subtly named corporate businessmen? How about shirtless construction workers being racist? Or maybe Indians with Molotc cocktails? Well then, its time for Man-Thing! Today’s episode is Adventure Into Fear #16, Cry of the Native! There's a whole mess of subjects in [...]

Brilliant Star Death in “Rotten Egg” Nebula: NASA Image of the Day

Goodnight Miss Calabash Nebula, wherever you are! (If you get that joke, congratulations! You're old). So here is another example of the universe being beautiful in the throws of death. I mean, if you're a sun and you're gonna die it might as well be spectacular right? Also, this particular "star death" smells like rotten eggs. [...]

A Nation of Immigrants & Refugees: A Call for Kindness

Editor's Note: I originality wrote this back in 2015 I thought it could use a re-post.   My great-great-grandfather came here from Ireland. He did so to escape famine, civil war and oppression. He left everything he knew – family, friends and culture - to come to America and create a new life. He was [...]

Episode 8: The Nexus of All Realities: Dark Domains and Impractical Outfits

Welcome everyone to the Nexus of All Realities - A Man-Thing podcast! Well it was a hectic Holiday season with little time to do to much more than have fun and enjoy myself. But now all that is over and we can get back to talking about 70s swamp monsters - and space wizards and demons and [...]

The Master of the Mystic: 2016’s Best End Credit Song

So 2016 is over (finally) and it was...let's go with interesting. But amid all the disappointment, despair and downright disgust (lots of alliteration - eat your heat out Stan Lee) there was one bright point - The end credit song from Doctor Strange: The Master of the Mystic. Marvel films have taken some criticism for their [...]

Cosmic Winter Wonderland: NASA Image of the Day

Normally I would say something snarky or goofy here but this image speaks for itself really, no need to embellish with my customary silliness. It's stunning. Just a great example of the Universe being awesome. And here, at the end of a particularly terrible, tragic, unhappy year, we could all use a little awesome. So please sit [...]

The ElkCast Episode 5: The Time I Saw Star Wars 12 Times In A Row

Welcome everyone to this thing that I do… This time around I'm talking Star Wars in anticipation of the release of Rouge One. Specifically I'll be telling the story of a particular time when I saw the film 12 times in a row in the theater...and there may or may not have been something nefarious [...]

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