Is Mothra, a famous kaiju from the Godzilla film series, a feminist hero? Let us look at the facts.
Mothra is a gigantic, moth-like insect that lives on the tropical Infant Island, and is worshiped as a deity. Because Mothra is gender-identified as female (and gives birth to eggs several times in the film series), it… »
This is my top fear in pursuing a PhD after my MA. I want to clutch all of my sources like Gollum, hissing- MY PRECIOUSSSSS
There's something Sisyphean about graduate school work for sure. »
I'm writing and reading for school, but that will all stop upon the airing of the Season Finale of FaceOff. »
""The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, a hell of heaven..."
That's right, I quoted Satan from John Milton's "Paradise Lost." Then I had consensual sex with a dude from London who screamed my name at the end.
I feel as if the conversation should focus on the immense pressure Hollywood places on actresses over 40, in regards to how they age. They are rarely respected for their craft. In lieu of that, the headlines are "LOOK HOW YOUNG SHE LOOKS OMGZ" or "WOW SHE IS AGING REALLY WELL WOW SUCH GRACE MUCH ATTRACTIVE."
I think… »
This makes me so angry.
I'm typically pro-art- but not in our National Parks. She used acrylic paint? What a terrible human. I hope that she gets prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. »
In Phillip Pullman's masterful Young Adult novel, The Golden Compass, the heroine of the tale, Lyra Belacqua, lives in a world similar to our own, yet different. In Lyra's world, a part of your soul, (called a dæmon) follows each person around. Dæmon's can communicate with the human they're attached to.
This part of… »