Something More: Death in Totoro, Pokemon Preaching, and Kirito’s Treasure

I’m always happy to link to aniblog posts that touch on spirituality, but sometimes this column is just chock full of amazing articles. I hope you’ll dig into the links below – they’re worth your read, starting with Matthew Newman’s post on Hare Kon and marriage. For those unfamiliar (which included me until I read… Read More Something More: Death in Totoro, Pokemon Preaching, and Kirito’s Treasure

Sword Art Online, Episode 11: Family from Finish to Start

Throughout episode 11 of Sword Art Online, I couldn’t shake a peculiar feeling I had.  The characters’ actions all felt very strange, and for once, I wasn’t enjoying this episode.  I soon realized that one particular point of peculiarity had to do with the theme of “relationships going in reverse” in this episode.  And this… Read More Sword Art Online, Episode 11: Family from Finish to Start