Seasons of War

Fairies Trick or Treating

There is a season for waging war, even a phoney one fought on television and in newspapers by pundits trying to wake up their dozing audience. Traditionally military campaigns were begun in mid or late spring after the spring crops…

Just Nuts Over Nipples

Jessica Cries Blood

I’ve never considered Sears to be a particularly fashionable store, an opinion I thought was vindicated recently when the chain introduced its Kardashian Kollection—a flop that opened with slashed prices across the Sears chain here in Canada. Instead I’ve always…

The Pagan Olympics

The Cauldron, London 2012. A Pagan Gathering?

The ancient Olympics have been described as a total pagan entertainment package, a “Woodstock of antiquity” featuring pervasive prostitution, broken bones, animal sacrifice, doping… and sport. It was first and foremost a religious event, held at Olympia, a beautiful place…