Tag Archive: criticism

Mar 17

Fifty Shades of Grey DIY -OR- Crap Writing Made Easy

I was not going to pick on Fifty Shades of Grey, not ever. I wasn’t. But it seems I have been left with little choice. Author E.L. James will soon be releasing a book purporting to teach women (or men; let’s not be sexist) how to write terrible mommy porn release their inner goddesses onto …

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Feb 18

What Is Art?

What do I know from art? This morning I woke up thinking about the nature of art. What is art? Before I really get into it, though, I feel I should mention a few things. The first is that the ultimate product of my official art schooling was a particularly hideous black and gold vase …

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