High Fantasy Nomads: Let’s Fix This Silliness

Outsiders, I understand. You come to our hidden land expecting wonders and terrors, warriors made peerless by their hardship, the wisdom of wasteland sages. You have been misled. Pop quiz: what’s the best way to learn things in a world which predates the telegraph, let alone the Internet? Is it: 1. Sit on your ass […]

A Balanced Look Back at The Last Jedi: Things I Enjoyed

I didn’t hate The Last Jedi, and I don’t have any problems with its social justice themes in their own right. I hope for many of you this will help assuage any concerns I’m another rabid, human shit-stain of a Star Wars fan who doesn’t understand basic industry concepts like “actors don’t write the goddamn script”. For a […]

Written in Blood

For me, the answer to the question I’m about to ask is yes. I make no apologies for that, but I don’t believe it applies to everyone. I even admit my answer may become “no” someday. This will be among my shorter entries; I have little enough to say for now. So: does emotional turmoil […]