abuse

The Calm

I want to share with you a short story I wrote called The Calm. It’s a disturbing and candid story about abuse, ignorance, acceptance, and much much more. When writing this I was experimenting with tension between characters and nature. Melodrama fuels the story until the end, but I think that’s what creates the intense […]

The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things–Review

This is Asia Argento’s adaptation of J. T. Leroy’s book of the same name.  But don’t be fooled by the title–there is no deception here, just a very bad mother.  Jeremiah (the abused and neglected son of Sarah) should know that he is not truly loved in this film.This film, when watching it, should illicit an emotion […]