Marching in Formation: When Rabbit Howls

In my hiatus over the past two months, I've made some incredible discoveries in my master's program - and also careened into some of the most difficult obstacles. Detached supervisors. A high volume of faculty turnover. Recurrent and complex grief. But one book in particular has helped raised me out of my nadir, and that is When … Continue reading Marching in Formation: When Rabbit Howls

P.T. – Silent Hills

My hands are still shaking. Or maybe it's my soul. Discreetly nestled in the middle of the Sony Gamescon briefing on August 12 was the mystery responsible for my dread. P.T., the world's first interactive teaser, was unveiled with scant details. It was my gushing excitement over some very different news, however, that got me Googling this … Continue reading P.T. – Silent Hills

Breaking the Silence (Silent Hill, Six Years Later)

This Friday will mark the release of Silent Hill: Revelation 3D, the much delayed follow up to Christophe Gans' video-game adaptation, Silent Hill. As an outspoken fan of the video games (those developed by "Team Silent," that is), I'm also a harsh critic of the first movie. What will follow is a short recap of the game, … Continue reading Breaking the Silence (Silent Hill, Six Years Later)