Category: Bonus

Talking and Listening at Tin House

Hello rad-ish readers! I’m at a writing workshop this week and since I’m up for a Book Club post, I thought I’d write about my first few days settling in here. Thanks for reading! –Wesley Hello from Tin House Summer Workshop in Portland, Oregon! This is a weeklong writing workshop hosted at Reed College by indie publisher Tin House, featuring some crazy-good…

My People Watching Problem

A year’s worth of reflection on the Copenhagen Fashion Scene:   I love Europe. I remember coming as a child and swooning over women in heels walking cobblestone streets, carrying soft leather bags and draped in some white linen or patterned silk scarf. It was a romantic scene highlighted by dappled sunlight and summer ease. These memories are mostly located…

Don’t Make Your Monsters Grow: What Power Rangers can Learn from Logan

[Note: this review includes some mild spoilers for the movies Logan and Power Rangers. You should just go see Logan.] Logan might be the best superhero movie I’ve ever seen. It’s the latest from the X-Men franchise, centered on Wolverine, the shit-talking, metal-clawed, quick-healing hero who goes by Logan when he’s not ripping people’s arms off. Now, I like action movies. Even when they’re…