Iceman’s Trapped in the Closet?

Iceman’s Trapped in the Closet?

thoughts on Iceman coming out Iceman has always been one of my favorite characters. In 616 continuity he is the kind of guy who is powerful, but doesn't really take himself so seriously. The quintessential prankster, who can liven up any situation. I never thought of him as a closeted homosexual which is what Bendis is doing in New X-Men #40 where a 16 year old time displaced Jean Grey tells her 16 year old teammate that he's pretty gay. It should be noted that Iceman has never had luck with the ladies.…Read more …

Life and Death Through Nature

Life & Death Through Nature Ralph Waldo Emerson is considered the father of American Transcendentalism, and regarded as one of the greatest poets of the 19th century. The goal of this analysis is to start a dialogue on the intricacies/subtle nuances of life and death. It is through these allegories in the essay Nature that I will focus my attention. It is my hope by starting such a dialogue, that the reader can better understand what Ralph Waldo Emerson meant, as much of the concepts he was appropriating were highly esoteric and well…Read more …
Moods in Blue

Moods in Blue

Moods in blue Things I've seen An infinite me Means there are more I say there is more to you No need for greens of envy Destructive things People paint unintentionally Moods in blue seem melancholy A vast rolling ocean I create blissfully No need for things in red Anger, vast wrath And things close to dead These moods in blue Spread like wildest fire Yet do not burn Those close to one another No need for cowardly yellows Standing for nothing Straw man falling for everything The moodiest blues are kings To…Read more …