Meet Me Halfway, Would You? September 19, 2015
Fans shouldn't be peeved when material made to satisfy them first and foremost isn't welcomed by audiences with no obligation to meet that material halfway
In For The Long Haul September 09, 2015
Are we doing others a disservice when we recommend to them a series they might not be able to afford or complete?
What I Did (Not Do) On My Vacation July 27, 2015
For the first time in years, I attended Otakon as a fan and not press, and felt none the poorer for it
High Standards Or Impossible Standards? July 18, 2015
Do the impossibly high standards some fans set for anime come from the material itself, or from the way they're introduced to it?
A 'Legend' Without The Myth July 03, 2015
With 'Legend of the Galactic Heroes' finally licensed for English release, it's all the more important to examine it critically, not reverentially
Yes To The Canon, No To The Sacred Cows April 03, 2015
Anime needs a canon, for fans both new and old-- but one that manifests as a process, rather than as a list
Influence: Good, Bad, And Ugly January 26, 2015
There should be no shying away from how the influences left by our favorite works are not always good ones