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Why Do We Art?

“Who knows what form the forward momentum of life will take in the time ahead or what use it will make of our anguished searching. The most that any one of us can seem to do is to fashion something-an object or ourselves-and drop it into the confusion, make an offering of it, so to…

Digital Monsters

The year is 1999. Me and my brother are young as fuck. The real world was fresh with mystery and wonder. Although being an elementary school student was an adventure in itself, after the school day was done we’d look forward to watching TV like it was crack. Children freak out over everything. Watching a…

The Philosophy of F.M.A.

Full Metal Alchemist is a fucking great series. Although the story is superficially well-made (art style/ anime voice acting/etc) it’s the writing that reigns supreme. I first got into the series when I was in college and didn’t realize how well written it was until I read through it a second time. Although at first…