Posts Tagged ‘Violence’

Wonderful Everyday – Discontinuous Existence

Wonderful Everyday ~Diskontinuierliches Dasein~

Subarashiki Hibi is a story told in six chapters. The chapters are of varying lengths and structure, but for the most part, they cover the month of July 2012 from a number of different perspectives. The story begins in chapter #1, ‘Down the Rabbit-Hole” on July 12, 2012. The protagonist; Minakami Yuki; lives a peaceful […]

Libra of the Vampire Princess: Lycoris & Aoi in “The Promise” PLUS Iris in “Homeworld”

Libra of the Vampire Princess: Lycoris & Aoi in "The Promise" PLUS Iris in "Homeworld"

“The Promise” Lycoris wasn’t always a dim-witted, scythe-swinging servant of darkness; she was a well-known agent in the Rubina: a holy organization of skilled monster fighters and vampire slayers. In this narrative, we go back in time and explore the circumstances of how her and Aoi came to be formally paired together as “buddies” in […]

Higurashi When They Cry Ch.5 Meakashi

Higurashi When They Cry Hou - Ch. 5 Meakashi

June, 1983. The summer heat has arrived earlier than it does most years. By day there are cicadas, and by night, the higurashi. Hinamizawa, a small village in the Japanese countryside. While there are fewer than two thousand people there, every year, ‘something’ happens. For the past 4 years, someone has died, and someone else […]

Higurashi When They Cry Ch.4 Himatsubushi

Higurashi When They Cry Ch.4 Himatsubushi

The 58th year of Shouwa, early summer. It’s June, and the summer heat has arrived earlier than it does most years. By day there are crickets, and by night there are cicadas. We’re in Hinamizawa, a small village in the countryside. There are fewer than two thousand people here. But every year, there is an […]

Higurashi When They Cry Ch.3 Tatarigoroshi

Higurashi When They Cry Ch.3 Tatarigoroshi

The 58th year of Shouwa, early summer. It’s June, and the summer heat has arrived earlier than it does most years. By day there are crickets, and by night there are cicadas. We’re in Hinamizawa, a small village in the countryside. There are fewer than two thousand people here. But every year, there is an […]