Muses of the Month: Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra

Since I was busy traveling last month and didn’t get around to posting a Muse of the Month for September, this month’s post will be a twofer: the animated series Avatar: The Last Airbender, and its sequel series, The Legend of Korra! At the time of this writing, it has been twelve years since the … More Muses of the Month: Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra

Muse of the Month: The Secret of Kells

For July’s Muse of the Month, I’m excited to talk about one of the most under-appreciated animated films of all time, and one of my favorite movies ever… The Secret of Kells! A breathtaking visual journey, The Secret of Kells follows an ambitious Irish boy named Brendan, who, against his uncle’s wishes, becomes enthralled with the … More Muse of the Month: The Secret of Kells

Muse of the Month: Rejected Princesses

This month, I’m excited to talk a little about a fantastic website run by ex-Dreamworks animator Jason Porath, who is the researcher, writer, and artist behind May’s Muse of the Month: Rejected Princesses. The series is an ongoing project that focuses on the stories of real, remarkable women throughout history, who, in Porath’s own words, “had agency, conflict, and … More Muse of the Month: Rejected Princesses

Muse of the Month: The National Park Service

February’s Muse of the Month might seem like a strange choice to some readers… when most people think “inspiring,” the National Park Service probably isn’t the first thing that springs to mind. Those of you who’ve been keeping up with my blog in recent months might have an idea of why I chose this as my Muse … More Muse of the Month: The National Park Service