Mermaids Are Weird and I Love It

Did you have a mermaid phase as a kid? A lot of little girls have a pony phase, or a ballerina phase, and I definitely had both of those, but mermaids were totally my thing. I always loved swimming and…

Women and Sex in Comics

Let’s talk about women. Let’s talk about sex. Let’s talk about comics. Have I got your attention? Yes I do. I’ve always entertained a vague, idle enjoyment of comics in the background of my life. It’s part of being a…

Paranormal Romance and Role-Reversal

In my last post, I said I’d get to paranormal romance another day. Apparently today is that day. If there’s any genre that takes more of a beating from critics than young adult dystopias, it’s paranormal romance. And not strictly…