The Unbearable Violence of Straight, White Men

Watching the hearings the other day, I was overcome with emotion watching Dr. Ford give her testimony. I felt my heart bleed when she said that it was the laughter--the uproarious laughter of two men committing sexual assault and expressing their humour at her expense--that still stuck with her these years later. Right then, I … Continue reading The Unbearable Violence of Straight, White Men

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Reading Tad Williams: “Shadowrise’ (Volume Two of “Shadowmarch”)

I know I probably sound like a broken record at this point, but I'd just like to say again how much of a pleasure it is to read Tad Williams. The man simply has a command of language, plot, and character that really does surpass that of most other people writing in the genre. Somehow, … Continue reading Reading Tad Williams: “Shadowrise’ (Volume Two of “Shadowmarch”)