Treasure Box

Treasure Box: February 2018

Welcome to this month’s Treasure Box, my regular roundup of random things on the Internet that caught my attention. This month, that includes monsters, seasonally appropriate poetry, and Black Panther! 15th century cassone (Italian marriage chest) ♥ The fascinating legend of gu poison, which Northern Chinese believed was created by southern minority women by putting… Continue reading Treasure Box: February 2018


My Favorite Female Characters of 2017

2017 was, to put it mildly, a year. This year’s batch of my favorite fictional females declaring that ‘What I do is not up to you’–not limited to media that came out this year, but just in anything I read or watched in 2017–felt especially vital. So without further ado, here were my favorite resistance… Continue reading My Favorite Female Characters of 2017