Monthly Archives: October 2014

Happy Samhain

Before there was Halloween, there was Samhain, the Gaelic festival marking the end of the harvest.  Like at Beltane (the midsummer fest), huge bonfires were lit and cattle were herded through the smoke, to purify them.  For the length of … Continue reading

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Godzilla, 2014: an in-depth review

We borrowed the most recent Godzilla movie from a friend; the only way I could get through it was taking nonstop notes, which I edited into this lengthy review.  The DVD case presents Godzilla as “a Gareth Edwards film,” the … Continue reading

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