Posts Tagged: revenge

“Everywhere They Hurt Little Girls”: Female Revenge in Game of Thrones


In Westeros, revenge mostly operates within the feminine realm... ...more

Vigilantism and Orange is the New Black: The Anxiety of Injustice


When those in power stifle the voices of survivors, they find other ways of expressing their truths. ...more

Revenge Writing


After about two years of writing essays, I learned about something I will hereby in these pages name the Passive-Aggressive Writer’s Conundrum: People, particularly non-writers, are an optimistic, delusional bunch. If you mention people in an unflattering way without naming them, they will never recognize themselves in your story— even if you name actual details of circumstances surrounding the stories.