13 Reasons Why…You Should Be Watching Sense8
Pop Culture

13 Reasons Why…You Should Be Watching Sense8

Warning: Slight spoilers ahead for Netflix’s Sense8 Leave it to the Wachowski sisters and the creator of the underrated Babylon 5, J. Michael Straczynski, to develop a superhero series that will never advertise itself as a superhero series probably because there’s no saving-the-world-saving-the-universe grandiosity in play. These superheroes are, above all, incredibly human. You should … Continue reading

Horror Movies Reminding Me I’m Not Dead Yet
crazy / depression / Pop Culture

Horror Movies Reminding Me I’m Not Dead Yet

(WARNING: Significant plot spoilers for A Cure for Wellness & Get Out)   The pop culture gods are fucking with me right now. They often do anyway, but I’m not laughing at their message anymore. I’m watching; I’m paying close attention. I’m panicking. Lately, I’ve been questioning my own health, my own midlife crisis, desperate … Continue reading

2017 Resolutions I May Very Well Keep
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2017 Resolutions I May Very Well Keep

I don’t do resolutions. Wait, I take that back. I don’t “keep” resolutions. They’re all a bunch of the same ol’ same ol’ anyway, so much so they’re virtually cliche now. You know, ones like “I’m going to get healthy and lose 30 pounds!” (Good luck keeping it off because good food is food that … Continue reading