The Realist’s Fantasy

When people criticize fantasy or romanticism as making people out of touch with reality, it’s interesting that they seem to only imagine fantasy as positive or better than real life, as though one can never pretend something is worse than it actually is. As an example of this merely look to any work of realism […]

Concerning Prince Charming and Ideals.

I hear and read, far too often, how refreshed people are to find children’s movies which lack Prince Charming and how unhealthy it is for our girls’ minds to be filled with such impossible fantasies and unrealistic expectations. These people claim that the inclusion of Prince Charming will result in, or encourage, our girls growing up to be disillusioned or harmed: […]