I actually do respect Witchbody and the work that Sabrina Scott has attempted to do within its pages. It is a worthwhile read despite all these criticisms. But, perhaps, as the author suggests in the Introduction, let it find you mysteriously, rather than participating in the global economic system that destroys the environment it seeks to protect.Read more "Thinking With Witchbody"
TL;DR: The Phoenix in X-Men is about the cosmic and transcendent power of love required to heal trauma, and the films barely delve into that aspect of Jean Grey with any sort of realism or grace. For starters, I would like to make a disclaimer that I am not talking or reviewing the comic book […]Read more "Why Every Phoenix Film Has Been Trash & Wrong"
This sometimes brilliant critique of paleo-archaeology’s blind-spots, and the resulting light it sheds into the prehistory of magic, can sometimes feel scattered and over-ambitious. But, then again, that’s commendable scholarship on the author’s part, rather than something to sneer at. I just wish he’d separated this massive tome into two volumes, rather than one. The […]Read more "Reviewing: Star.Ships"