Madeline Miller has posted a link to an extract of her new book Circe. I really loved her Song of Achilles so I’m looking forward to this.
girls who burn with fury are a problem, and they need to be controlled Laurie Penny. (2017) Most Women You Know Are Angry — and That’s All Right | Teen Vogue. Retrieved August 04, 2017
So, does this mean we’re moving away from epic fantasy on the screen and into urban fantasy? I do like the look of the trailer, the world appears somewhat similar to del Toro’s Hellboy films, but I’m not entirely sold on the dialogue.
I’m a big Del Toro fan, so it is always good to see a new film by him, this one The Shape of Water looks interesting.
capitalism is a shitty way to run a healthcare system Kameron Hurley – Let’s Talk About The Future (18th July 20017)
Just a quick head-up, I’ve started a new tumblr. It’ll just be photos of Whats in my garden, or what I think is in my garden :)
It’s just full of accounts of sexual coercion, sexual and physical abuse of chicks, non-procreative sex, and finishes with an account of what he considers homosexual behaviour, and it was fascinating via BBC News – ‘Depraved’ sex acts by penguins shocked polar explorer.
via topless robot
via Topless Robot.
Jean Craighead George has died.George was an author of young-adult literature, including the Newbery Medal winning Julie of the Wolves and My Side of the Mountain, which won the Newbery Honor. Her works doubtlessly introduced millions of young readers to the joys of literature. from RIP | MetaFilter.