On Reporting · Things That Are Not Funny

Shooting the Moon is No Fun (Nobody Wants to See Your Bum)

                                                                                                                                           From ‘The Red Tree’ by Shaun Tan Have you ever played Hearts? It’s a card game. For our purposes, the important part is this: every card in the heart suit is worth points, and (just like… Continue reading Shooting the Moon is No Fun (Nobody Wants to See Your Bum)

Misc. · On Reporting · Things That Are Not Funny · Uncategorized · What You Can Do

Happy International Women’s Day

Ways to celebrate International Women’s Day: Concoct a potion of lavender and the shattered glass of ceilings your friends and foremothers smashed through, drink it down and digest it because of your rock solid gut. Get yourself a grass-fed, hormone-free steak from a local farmer and feast of the insecurities of the patriarchy. Buy yourself… Continue reading Happy International Women’s Day

On Reporting · Things That Are Not Funny

Proper Responses and Banality

“This is the treason of the artist: a refusal to admit the banality of evil and the terrible boredom of pain” -Ursula LeGuin “The Ones Who Walk Away From Omelas” Something weird and awful. I did a pretty thorough inspection of my body after showering just now, and I’ve still got one bruise. We’re talking… Continue reading Proper Responses and Banality