Comfort Food in “Sweetness And Lightning (Amaama to Inazuma)” Chapter 01

Comfort food is a term that’s used to refer to delicious food that reminds you of old times, usually by being super bad for your health and simple to prepare, such as American classics like mac n’ cheese or deep-fried Twinkies. Now, different cultures have their own ideas of what generally constitutes comfort food, but … Continue reading Comfort Food in “Sweetness And Lightning (Amaama to Inazuma)” Chapter 01

At Close of Business: Grace, and Plastic Memories 13

Plastic is not a typically biodegradable compound – unlike materials like wood, most bacteria don’t chew em up and spit them out as useful organic compounds. And photo-degradation breaks it down slowly, and into little bits. And while this is bad news for wild-life and the environment, it does make one wonder: if your memories … Continue reading At Close of Business: Grace, and Plastic Memories 13

Inheritance And The Past, In Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn Ep. 04: “At The Bottom Of The Gravity Well”

Inheritance is a messy topic. And I don’t just mean physical inheritances, like wealth or property — I mean the relationship we have with our parents, what our presence in this world says about our family, and what who our family is says about who we are. “Why am I here? What obligations do I have? What … Continue reading Inheritance And The Past, In Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn Ep. 04: “At The Bottom Of The Gravity Well”