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Never let you down: The Elevator Game

I’ve decided to try something experimental to teach you about the wonders of the Elevator Game–a try-at-your-own-risk, internet “ritual” to take you to another dimension. Let’s play here live.

Epistolary horror: Ghosts of Ancient Rome

One of the reasons that I’m so into ghosts is how they represent history encroaching upon the present: literally, they can’t be ignored. So let’s talk about some historical ghosts: specifically, some ghosts from ancient Rome.

Photo cred: Kym MacKinnnon for the sick moon pic, Raj Eiamworakul for the friendly reader, and Sam Wheeler for the comfortable gentleman.