Factober

A lot of my stories are inspired by Japanese folklore or literature or movies: I've done stories based on Kabuki and Noh plays, and on Kurosawa's 'Yojimbo' movies.

Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

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We learn to restrain ourselves as we get older. We keep apart when we have

We learn to restrain ourselves as we get older. We keep apart when we have quarrelled, express ourselves in well-bred phrases, and in this way preserve a dignified alienation, showing much firmness on one side, and swallowing much grief on the other. We n
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Knowledge is something which you can use.Belief is something which uses you

Knowledge is something which you can use.Belief is something which uses you.
Posted 2 months ago

Our lives are defined by how we spend our time and what we choose to do dai

Our lives are defined by how we spend our time and what we choose to do daily. A life of passion is not an act but a lifestyle.
Posted 2 months ago

If mass media, social isolation in the suburbs, alienating workplaces and l

If mass media, social isolation in the suburbs, alienating workplaces and long car commutes create a bunker mentality, the Internet does the opposite.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I don't deserve any credit for turning the other cheek as my tongue is alwa

I don't deserve any credit for turning the other cheek as my tongue is always in it.
Posted 2 months ago

'Operation Ajax' presents history in an entirely new way. It takes a true s

'Operation Ajax' presents history in an entirely new way. It takes a true story and uses cutting-edge technology, never before used in this way, to bring it to spectacular life.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

How love works: Proximity leads to intimacy, and intimacy leads to a relati

How love works: Proximity leads to intimacy, and intimacy leads to a relationship. In other words, people who are around each other a lot, get close, and end up hooking up. So it's no great mystery why bosses and secretaries or co-workers or classmates en
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Whoever thought that pleasure makes you happy?

Whoever thought that pleasure makes you happy?
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

It's difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts while eating a homeg

It's difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts while eating a homegrown tomato.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Hesitantly, I touched the stump where my finger used to be. In my mind, som

Hesitantly, I touched the stump where my finger used to be. In my mind, something almost remembered itself, but the fumes of turpentine were making me a little lightheaded; whatever memory was on the verge of coughing itself up was gone even before it mat
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

After torturing our adrenaline by watching a horror movie for a couple of h

After torturing our adrenaline by watching a horror movie for a couple of hours the places we are most afraid of are the doors and windows of the room even though they are the only ways for us to escape in case of occurrence such an event.
Posted 1 month, 4 weeks ago

I'm a human being, I'm a friend, I'm a mom, I'm a writer, and I'm an artist

I'm a human being, I'm a friend, I'm a mom, I'm a writer, and I'm an artist. I do play electric guitar and all of that, but in the end, I'm just a person.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago