Cinematic Pig’s Feet #12- Valerie and Her Week of Wonders

http://archive.org/download/CinematicPigsFeet12Valerie/CinematicPigsFeet12Valerie.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Valerie and Her Week of Wonders is a hard movie to do a straight, traditional, lets-go-over-the-plot-and-the-major-themes type of movie. It resists analysis, unless you use dream analysis, as it is basically the dream of a teenage girl. A very European, […]

Read more "Cinematic Pig’s Feet #12- Valerie and Her Week of Wonders"

Cinematic Pig’s Feet #11- Arise

http://archive.org/download/CinematicPigsFeet11Arise/CinematicPigsFeet11Arise.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Full disclosure: I am a member of the Church of the SubGenius. I’ve been one for more than twenty years. I am half-yeti. I fully expect to be whisked away on a pleasure saucer driven by a sex goddess, my […]

Read more "Cinematic Pig’s Feet #11- Arise"

Cinematic Pig’s Feet #10- Gozu

http://archive.org/download/CinematicPigsFeet10Gozu/CinematicPigsFeet10Gozu.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Takashi Miike makes odd movies. Dark, disturbing movies that will reach down to the depths of your soul and your intestinal fortitude and just….poke things. Gozu, the movie we watched, is no exception. Join us, won’t you, as Katalin and I […]

Read more "Cinematic Pig’s Feet #10- Gozu"

Cinematic Pig’s Feet- Hour of the Wolf

http://archive.org/download/CinematicPigsFeet9HourOfTheWolfWithTheLovelyZena/CinematicPigsFeet9HouroftheWolfwiththeLovelyZena.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Okay, a few things off the bat: The Lovely Zena was a great co-host, and I look forward to having her back. Katalin couldn’t make this one, but don’t worry, she’s still the other host. The audio quality of this […]

Read more "Cinematic Pig’s Feet- Hour of the Wolf"

The Limits of Life Lessons

Originally written on 10/13/2013 The Limits of Life Lessons Our time upon this planet is fleeting And we are told a worthy endeavour Would be the careful conscious accreting Of some knowledge to solve for forever.   What genuine data can we offer That hasn’t been preached by every priest? What authentic lessons may we […]

Read more "The Limits of Life Lessons"

Midsummer Morning

Written on 01/13/2013 Midsummer Morning I’ve traveled from the faery land, far from the western shore I’ve returned to simple hearth, to the home I knew before No ogres here, no giants tread, no dragons ‘neath the sun My sacred charge has left that land, and so my task is done   And now I […]

Read more "Midsummer Morning"

Ode to Chompsky

Originally written on 01/31/2014 Ode to Chompsky The Tyrant King walks across the plain At midnight. His feathers A striking array of green and yellow stripes Bred to be invisible when he lies Among the tall grasses, now mark him as The once-ruler of this prairie A Lear with sharp claws on his feet.   […]

Read more "Ode to Chompsky"

Five Tankas

Originally written on 03/03/2014. These are tankas.  Five Tankas The stopped clock is right As often as you need time To stand still for you Is no easy task for guys Who want to hurry up love   Polar vortexes Crush into the land of us Crystallization Of our mutual desire And the chasm between […]

Read more "Five Tankas"

Cinematic Pig’s Feet #8- Even Dwarfs Started Small

http://archive.org/download/CinematicPigsFeet8EvenDwarfsStartedSmall/CinematicPigsFeet8EvenDwarfsStartedSmall.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS Let me be honest here- I didn’t like this movie. I didn’t think this was a bad movie. It was technically well done, it had passion and intelligence behind, it touched on important themes, and it was artfully provocative. But […]

Read more "Cinematic Pig’s Feet #8- Even Dwarfs Started Small"