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START HERE!

Hello and welcome to Hansel Castro’s website! Here is where You, the Adventurous Reader, will...

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Art, Graphic, Historical, Humor

Big Laughs, Little Indians: Goscinny and Uderzo’s “Oumpah-Pah”

Alberto Uderzo died recently at the age of 92, after one of those rare lives that manage to bring...

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2000s Alternative, Music

NOT an Eulogy for Awesome Musician Adam Schlesinger from “Fountains of Wayne”

If you care, by now you know about the passing of musician Adam Schlesinger due to...

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Classics, Film, Movie Mondays, Reviews, Thriller

CRAZY TRAIN : “The Cassandra Crossing” and Hope in the Time of Disasters

“THERE’S A VIRUS ON THIS MOTHERF*****G TRAIN!” Now picture O. J. Simpson yelling that, and...

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Film, Mystery, Thriller

Secret Weapon: Ana de Armas, “Knives Out,” and How Immigrants Get Things Done.

Ah, Ana de Armas! It’s superficially easy to see why I love Ana de Armas! But there’s...

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Classics, Fiction, Historical, Humor

THE SUPER REMIXED COUNT OF MONTECRISTO!

I was brought up to believe that self-advertising is for the insecure. That One Must be Humble. Let...

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Short Stories

THE WRITER

INTRO: I wrote this story many years ago, when I was but a kid, for a Creative Writing Class taught...

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