Adult Fiction · Fantasy · Writing

First Impressions: Stephen King

Friends, until this year I had never read a book by Stephen King, nor seen any of the movies based on his work. I love vampires and werewolves and spooky-scary things, but I’ve never been that into horror as such. His memoir/writer’s advice book On Writing is almost universally lauded as one of the best writing books…… Continue reading First Impressions: Stephen King

Comics · Queer · Romance

Is This Feminist? Romance Comics

It’s a bit of a stretch to judge a whole genre on whether or not it’s feminist, I know, BUT since romance is a women’s genre it’s relevant. And really, instead of the whole genre, I’m just comparing two collections: Marvel Romance, which collects some highlights from Marvel romance comics of the sixties and seventies, and Fresh…… Continue reading Is This Feminist? Romance Comics

Comics · Queer

Review: “Loki: Agent of Asgard” #3

Time to pick up with Loki: Agent of Asgard! Issue #3 has Old Loki on the cover. I can’t say I’m super excited, I like this series because of new Loki, but we’ll see how it goes. If you’re just tuning in, I’m doing my Loki reviews in the form of live reactions as I go along, paying…… Continue reading Review: “Loki: Agent of Asgard” #3