I Spent A Saturday Reading: Can You Just Die, My Darling? And Here We Are.

Dream up a world where people find themselves so deeply in love with others that they are overcome with this strong pitting desire to kill them. Yeah, it sounds pretty fucking stupid but deals with me for a second. On a whim, I decided to read all 57 chapters of a manga that is basedContinue reading “I Spent A Saturday Reading: Can You Just Die, My Darling? And Here We Are.”

Taking A Look At My Favorite Novel: Kendare Blake’s Anna Dressed In Blood.

I will be the first to admit, I am not huge on novels. The way my brain processes information, it is very difficult to catch and hold my attention. This is true even in manga but, generally speaking, the pictures fire enough of my brain cells to bring me back around. However, this isn’t trueContinue reading “Taking A Look At My Favorite Novel: Kendare Blake’s Anna Dressed In Blood.”

Some Random Short I Wrote.

I was suddenly overcome with the smell of fresh soil. That enriched dirt scent one would find in a freshly potted flower. But this wasn’t the place to be smelling such a smell. Ah, I must be dreaming the thought was comforting, even rational. Searching my memory, the last thing I recall is laying downContinue reading “Some Random Short I Wrote.”

Appreciating John Green’s Looking For Alaska

I pretend to write novels. It is something that has been in the back of my mind for most of my life, an annoying little bug just whispering that one day, I might actually put something together that is worthwhile. A book that will find itself among bookshelves around the country, beating out the 22Continue reading “Appreciating John Green’s Looking For Alaska”

Telling Stories With Music: Carole And Tuesday.

‘He said there’s things that I wanna fix But you know this shit n*gga, politics Don’t stop fighting and don’t stop believing You can make the world better for your kids before you leave it’ -J. Cole Music is one of the oldest arts to grace man, and like most arts, can be used toContinue reading “Telling Stories With Music: Carole And Tuesday.”

Experiencing A Masterwork One-Shot: Look Back

“If you wake up in a house that’s full of smoke, don’t panic, call me and I will tell you a joke”-Bo Burnham. Art is objectively human. Rather it is in the form of word, animation, song, or canvas. For centuries man has tried to encapsulate the very idea of what it means to beContinue reading “Experiencing A Masterwork One-Shot: Look Back”

Checking in on Team CFVY: RWBY After The Fall

Spoilers of RWBY Season 1-8. One of the most interesting things about the world of RWBY is how much, we as viewers, don’t get to experience. Neopolitan is hands down one, if not my favorite waifu of the series narrowly beating out Weiss, and here is the kicker, we know little to nothing about her.Continue reading “Checking in on Team CFVY: RWBY After The Fall”

Experiencing Japanese Poems Through Anime: Words Bubble Up Like Soda Pop

Lights in the summer nightmake a false startIn the evening sunset Haikus are literary icons. Japanese poems that follow the simple rule 5 7 5, three lines, 17 syllables. But the thing they never really teach in American English class is how broadly fantastic these poems can be in their native language. Within the JapaneseContinue reading “Experiencing Japanese Poems Through Anime: Words Bubble Up Like Soda Pop”

Breathing New Life In a Horror Classic: Higurashi GOU

Spoilers of Higurashi and Higurashi Kai The Internet has spoiled us. Of course, it is easy to say that when I grew up in the late 90s, literally having everything at my fingertips but that is the point. Imagine a world where one might find themselves at a loss, confused about a certain place’s historyContinue reading “Breathing New Life In a Horror Classic: Higurashi GOU”

Vivy, AKA Vocaloids Murdering Simulator.

Wit Studio does good work, well, that might be an understatement, let’s look, shall we? I was a fan of Great Pretender, all the Attack on Titan’s leading up to the MAPPA take over, Kabaneri was one of the best-looking shows in my opinion in 2019, so yeah, good stuff. (this is even with meContinue reading “Vivy, AKA Vocaloids Murdering Simulator.”