Tag Archives: izanagi and izanami

Out / Natsuo Kirino by Laura González Out / Natsuo Kirino by Laura González

out by kirino | rashomon by kurosawa

It’s human to lie. Most of the time we can’t even be honest with ourselves. Rashomon As a means of contrast with the sublime, the grotesque is, in our view, the richest source that nature can offer. Victor Hugo, preface … Continue reading

Fionnuala, daughter of Lir by Liam Moloney Fionnuala, daughter of Lir by Liam Moloney

myth: izanagi, izanami and the leech child

I have heard moreover that the monster scorns in his reckless way to use weapons; therefore, to heighten Hygelac’s fame and gladden his heart, I hereby renounce sword and the shelter of the broad shield, the heavy war-board: hand-to-hand is … Continue reading