Eternal Observer: Death in The Book Thief

NOV / DEC 2017: BY JESSICA PRESCOTT “I’m always finding humans at their best and worst. “I see their ugly and their beauty, and I wonder how the same thing can be both. “Still, they have one thing I envy. “Humans, if nothing else, have the good sense to die.” If Death could speak... what …

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A Brutal Truth

NOV / DEC 2017: BY JESSICA SANTULLI Life in the 1700s Scottish highlands is no easy walk in the park.  Just ask Claire Randall, protagonist of the Starz original series, Outlander, now in its third season.  She journeyed there from 1945: an easier, calmer time period, that offered fine amenities, like soap.  World War II …

Femnista Nov / Dec 2017: Past & Present

Some stories transcend time, and capture our hearts across generations. In the 1980s, the film Somewhere in Time popularized a romance across different eras. The haunting Time Traveler's Wife has enchanted more modern audiences, as does Outlander. From a time-traveling car to a Police Phone Box (with its famous two-hearted alien occupant)... the idea of …