21 January 2019

I was at a book fair late last year, a beautiful spring-bordering-on-summer day.  I put up my banner, I made my table all nice and attractive, put up an umbrella for shade, put some scatter cushions down for comfortable seating, arranged my books in what I hoped was an attractive manner, and got ready to…

Karada Shibari
12 November 2018

Since I was a wee lad, three things were always present in my mind.  (It was only when I was much, much older, that I realised that any of these three, never mind the combination of all of them, is rather unique.  “You mean you do NOT think this way?”) The first one was a…

The Case for The Omega Male
29 October 2018

Disclaimer:  the blog which follows is an exploration of fictional characters, and is not to be seen or interpreted as a psychological analysis of real life. (though, if the shoe fits…) Opposites Attract To begin, talking about the Omega Male, I would like to introduce the idea of “opposites”.  The opposite of north pole is…