What New Myths Are Ahead?

Beowolf was written at a crossroads between ages. The characters in the poem straddle both pagan and christian values and struggle with their inconsistencies. It was a product of ages of dynamic oral storytelling translated into a medium that while more permanent, ceased to be as meaningful to later generations. Verbal lore could be adapted […]

One Nation, Under Gods

The gods are real. Unbelievable? Well what are gods? You know those little funny or sentimental pics that you pass around on the internet all day long? Memes aren’t just jokes or religious boasts shared on the internet. Memes are ideas that have a life force of their own. Much like a virus they have […]

Why Shanaenae? : Inviting or Fighting Racism

[youtube id=”R9TWt_9ARrg” align=”center”]   I have been cautioned to avoid naming one of my cartoon characters Shanaenae.  I’ve tried to explain, Shanaenae was already a cartoon character in everyone’s mind.  After gracefully tolerating the Zeitgeist’s backwardness for far too long Shanaenae came to me and asked me to apply my public relations skills to her […]

Landscape of Castle City

Castle City Rises

Imagine you’ve lived isolated in a tiny biodome since you were born and after you leave your home for the first time to explore, you wander through a forest of sickly trees and come upon a technological marvel, hovering precariously over the ruins of a previous age, on the outer edges of a frozen tundra. Welcome […]

Idea Isolation

So often when you work on a project you have no idea where it’s going. Its quality is uncertain during the development period.  You have to carry your own water through a vast desert without knowing how far it is to the next watering hole.  You have to have faith and nurture it along until […]