(This post is part of my Patreon-supported New Worlds series.) Just as Halloween provided me with a good theme for October’s posts, the U.S. holiday of Thanksgiving inclines me to talk about food: where we get it from, what we … Continue reading
(If you read yesterday’s post by Kat Kimbriel, you can jump to the More section for today’s vignette!) We’re approaching a shifting, liminal time of year; it’s halfway to winter in the northern hemisphere, and halfway to summer in the … Continue reading
I don’t care much for the gore of horror. But those teasing stories of suggestion?
Oh, yes. . . .Continue reading
by Brenda W. Clough Stephen Sondheim’s musicals divide out into those that are plot-driven, and those that are more thematic. The ones with a real plot arc — among these I would place Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music and … Continue reading