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Writing for Joy
Created 07 Sep 2021
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  • Cultural Perspective
    27 Sep 2021 • 4 min read
    Not long ago, someone sent a reaction video to me which they thought I should see. It wasn’t a bad video, but the film the people were reacting to annoyed me after a time. So I looked at the recommend...
  • Writing Halcyon
    25 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    My novelette Halcyon, which was the cover story for Cirsova Magazine’s 2019 Summer Special, has a somewhat strange beginning. I didn’t start writing with the premise of an interplanetary war, or even ...
  • The American Character
    25 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    Here is another article I wrote for The Everyman Commentary, readers: What Westerns tell Us About Americans, Then and Now The original European settlers of what is now the United States came to Americ...
  • A Love Story in War
    22 Sep 2021 • 6 min read
    The anime 86 has garnered much praise, and rightfully so. It is a good series that tackles thorny topics ably and without flinching. Not only that, but the animation is stunningly beautiful, while the...
  • Suffering Makes a Man
    20 Sep 2021 • 29 min read
    I have read several authors’ Fisks, but until now not penned one myself: here goes! This article is from the Verge, and it was published in 2018. It was posted in a forum which I frequent and caught m...
  • Star Trek and Communism
    20 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    Here is another piece from The Everyman Commentary, readers: The Borg, Communism, and Voyager Perhaps no faction in the Star Trek canon has been as little used and yet made such an impact as the Borg,...
  • A Matter of Power
    17 Sep 2021 • 9 min read
    Recently I was ruminating on a puzzle that, in hindsight, is not much of a puzzle. This was the MCU’s focus (and the franchise’s focus) on Carol Danvers over heroines like the Scarlet Witch/Wanda Maxi...
  • Marvel’s Future Avengers and Underutilized Characters
    13 Sep 2021 • 7 min read
    Having gushed about Marvel’s Avengers: DISK Wars in my previous post here, one must think I have similarly good things to say about the next Avengers anime to come from Japan: Marvel’s Future Avengers...
  • A Word on the Witch World
    10 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    I thought you might like to view an article I wrote some time ago for The Everyman Commentary, readers. Click the link below to see the rest of the post: The Feminism of Andre Alice Norton Known as “t...
  • Marvel’s Avengers: DISK Wars and Boys’ Adventure
    08 Sep 2021 • 9 min read
    I have not mentioned DISK Wars very often on my site, primarily because given half a chance, I will unapologetically gush about it. The series is good, though some Marvel fans may find it a touch over...
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