Doctor Strange; or, Why I Won’t Recommend My New Favorite Movie

Long story short, I saw Doctor Strange in theaters twice and am now slightly obsessed. What else to say? This film is by far the most skillful rehash of the Marvel storyline, with a solid story and some more thoughtful themes than we've seen previously. It has beautiful cinematography and CGI, masterful storytelling, and an epic soundtrack by … Continue reading Doctor Strange; or, Why I Won’t Recommend My New Favorite Movie

Dear Fellow Writers: It’s Not for Adults, Either

Dear fellow writers, Let me begin with a story. It's what I do best, after all. It is a sunny afternoon. You and I are walking down a country lane next to a brook of water. We have talked about everything from philosophy to chocolate to characterization, and now we are on the subject of the … Continue reading Dear Fellow Writers: It’s Not for Adults, Either