I tried to stay away from political topics on this blog and tried to focus on the topic of writing. But I make an exception here because it ties in with all the things I have written in the past about writing across cultures. I have said that writing in English as a second language … Continue reading The Cultural Background of “Attack on Titan”
The difficulty of explaining a controversial work of fiction and its historical context.
Ideal gender representation in reality and in fiction are not the same.
Brian: I’m about to tell you about Amy and why I killed her. But first I have to tell you about Mary and Diane. Mary was the strong one. Diane was less so. I talked to Mary on a daily bases, trying to get out of the friend zone like an ant struggling with dry … Continue reading The Whore (Flash Fiction)
A story in 500 words.
A tale of ancient Kyoto in 500 words.
An essay about my favorite scene from the Marvel Cinematic Universe
A story from 1974 in 1000 words.
A story about mortality in 450 words.
A story in 2000 words.