Tag: literature


Old Timey Racism

I like Jules Verne. I do. And I know it’s problematic to apply current day social codes to someone from a hundred and fifty years ago. Well, not really problematic, inasmuch as they were in the wrong about how they treated minorities. The problem comes in disregarding them completely because of attitudes that at the …


Nonsensical Bullshit

A lot of the things I read, in comics and literature, I read because I like the author. They’ve done something I liked, and therefore, I want to read more by them. That, and the classics. I like to have a wide variety to choose from, and reading things that have been branded literary elite …