Ties to a Lonely Lustre

(This post contains spoilers for the animated adaptation of Land of the Lustrous.)   ” (…) even if we break into pieces, as long as we collect enough parts, we can be put back together. (…) But thanks to that, we have grown completely incapable of giving up on anything”.

Journeying to find one’s self in Honey & Clover – 10th Day

(Spoiler warning for the title show.) I sleepwalked my way through most of Honey and Clover. Before the currently airing March comes in like a lion, I gave this 2005 adaptation of Chika Umino’s previous serialized work a chance during the Fall season. The kind of story it presented was heavily centered around romantic troubles … More Journeying to find one’s self in Honey & Clover – 10th Day

Taking notes from my 2017 seasonal viewing – 9th Day

It was a nice year for anime series, or at least, it seems that way to me while looking at years past. Nearly every season had dazzling animation highlights of some kind, long-awaited sequels finally aired, and there was decent variety of genres for the most part. For me, 2017 was the year I finally … More Taking notes from my 2017 seasonal viewing – 9th Day

Engaging my imagination with My Hero Academia – 6th Day

For Day #3 (or #10 from the “counting down” viewpoint) I mentioned some originals not matching my appreciation of their adaptations. For Day #4 I wrote about an adaptation that magnified my enjoyment of its source material. Now it’s time to complete the collection by lightly exploring an adaptation that failed to measure up to … More Engaging my imagination with My Hero Academia – 6th Day