That fleeting sweetness, at times, paradoxically, only felt on the front-line

The last few entries have a similar theme. That of a suggestion that the victories in fiction, albeit film or literature, are sweeter if coming from places of great grief and tragedy. I don’t think this is an exact genre, more a theme, and one that I can certainly relate to: inspiring storytelling. It’s not… Read More That fleeting sweetness, at times, paradoxically, only felt on the front-line

One man’s misunderstanding, or a shortcut to empowerment in a world that needs visceral damage to understand worth?

Apologies for the bonkers title. It relates to something I read in the papers last week. Zach Snyder has drawn the fire of some who see his inclusion in the forthcoming Wonder Woman movie as a controversial indication that the movie might be less than what many hope for, and more a simple masculine fuelled… Read More One man’s misunderstanding, or a shortcut to empowerment in a world that needs visceral damage to understand worth?