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The Tuesday Zone: 'The Wind Rises' (2013)

Chances are that you know Hayao Miyazaki. He’s an internet darling, the director of Spirited Away (2001), Howl’s Moving Castle (2004), Princess Mononoke (1997),  781 more words

Movie Review

Kiki and Totoro sittin' in a tree...

I’m a moderate Miyazaki fan but hadn’t seen My Neighbor Totoro until just last night! It was super cute. Kolin thought there would be more of a “point” but I think it was supposed to be a simple and heartwarming story. 512 more words


My Anime/Animation Haul From Yesterday (7-22-14)

“It’s a beautiful night. It makes me want to go out for a bite to drink.” – Alucard (Hellsing)

After my recent discovery that retro record shops carry anime, I decided it was worth my time to check out a record shop called Black and Circular yesterday and to my excitement I found more goodies to snatch up. 97 more words

Back To Before, Can Never Forget…

(From a hot summer day in Seattle, July 11th, 2014)

Took a different route to work today because this beautiful clear sunny day warrants it!  Feeling spontaneous and opened to explore, I wandered onto a remote two-lane country road that looked like it had stretched out perfectly straight for miles, with tall grass on either side, as Americana as you can get…  Rolling down the windows, feeling the wind hitting my face and through my hair, I smiled and breathed in the morning air, already warm and ripe for a hot summer day to come.   282 more words


Toto-ring - Anime Inspired Wood Ring

Been creating prototypes of wooden rings with “hungry” characters, so finally released the “Toto-ring”, which is inspired by a popular Japanese anime character. One side is sleepy, while the other side is hungry and “eating” your finger when you wear it. 38 more words


Affiliate post: How to Train Your Dragon tee fury style

At TeeFury Monday July 14 only! Le Dragon Noir and my My Neighbor Toothless. Plus you can win a print of My Neighbor Toothless on the artists facebook page. 62 more words

Action Figures

Awesome mashups: My Neighbor Totoro

So, from Wednesday, I go on annual leave for a week! Hurrah!(Okay, apart from the fact that I’ve booked my car in for a service and managed to accept an immovable (unmovable?) work meeting.) 273 more words