Antagonists: Let ‘Em Be Bad


So, by now you probably have heard Voltron ended with the enigmatic (read: very difficult to understand) resolution that painted Lotor as a hero all along. NANI?! There is a lot to unpack with that so-called twist, but this complete mis-characterization and mishandling of such an obviously evil character has to come with some sort of analytical … Continue reading Antagonists: Let ‘Em Be Bad

How to Avoid Mid-Month Burnout


No matter who you are, 30 straight days of doing anything can start to feel like a chore. It’s less of an exciting thrill than it was when you first sat down with the intention to challenge yourself. Thirty days of writing is no exception to this. As writers, we’re always writing… Something. (Even now, … Continue reading How to Avoid Mid-Month Burnout

Five Ways to Get Involved with Your Local Library


This is one of those times that my blog blog will overlap with what I post on my website. When it comes to accessibility to the tools and resources people (young and old) need to improve their literacy and reach their highest level of education, I believe it all can begin with encouragement and books. Unfortunately, those … Continue reading Five Ways to Get Involved with Your Local Library

2017


How wide is your perspective? The complicated, scientific answer comes from editors on Wikipedia: “The approximate field of view of an individual human eye is 95° away from the nose, 75° downward, 60° toward the nose, and 60° upward, allowing humans to have an almost 180-degree forward-facing horizontal field of view.”  In regards to the new year, … Continue reading 2017