Day: May 14, 2015

Southern Reach trilogy, Jeff Vandermeer, FSG Originals, 2014

Dogears: All About the Monsters

Annihilation Jeff VanderMeer FSG Originals February 4, 2014 Wow. I often go out looking for strange, great science fiction and just cannot find quite the right story to quench my thirst. Luckily, my friend handed this to me when she was done reading it. It also comes recommended by Stephen King, which is usually enough…

Avengers Age of Ultron banner poster. Directed by Joss Whedon. Marvel Studios, 2015.

Avengers AOU — What Makes a Monster?

Disclaimer: I am not a psychologist. SPOILER WARNING:  This article discusses plot points of Avengers: Age of Ultron. CONTENT WARNING:  Discussion of abuse and rape culture. Joss Whedon tossed a number of Big Thought Subjects at us with Avengers: Age Of Ultron. Religion. Accountability. Birth and Parenthood. He tied that one to the one that…