Middle-Earth Midrash (part 2)

December 18, 2013 at 2:00 am by

(continued from part one here) “Over You Gold Shall Have No Dominion”: Greed, Goodness, and Learning to Grow The Dwarvish love of gold was not necessarily an inherent curse: the Dwarves were lovers of stones and gems, but “they are not evil by nature, and few ever served the Enemy of free will, whatever the […]

Being There

January 3, 2011 at 4:17 pm by

Being There is not the kind of movie you just happen to come across. This moody, surreal movie from 1979 is complex and mysterious, and leaves you wondering if you “got it” at the end. This is why I found myself arguing with others long into the night about the correct interpretation of the film. […]