Torture Porn; or, What Happened To My Sexytime Stories?

I stated in my previous post that I would unpack some of what Gabaldon presents in Outlander. And, yowza, is there a lot to work through. The conceit of the book is that Claire, our protagonist, stumbles into a time-space rift of some sort and gets transported from mid-20th century to mid-18th century Scotland (the […]

Not With a Bang, But With, Well, a Bang*

Having read some excellent books by a variety of women lately, I wondered where to start the content of this blog. I figured it should be with something interesting, intellectual, meaty. And then I figured – nah. I mean, there’s meaty and then there’s meaty, amirite? Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander is the sort of novel I’d classify a […]