A novel about illusion and a refreshing new take on a Classic

Cover of ‘Moby Dick’ on a light grey background with dark green stains on opposite corners of the image.

Hermann Melville’s novel, Moby Dick, is the story of a narrator called Ishmael who boards a whaling ship Pequod. He cites a “damp, drizzly November in my soul” as his reason for doing so, and that all the roads of worldly existence lead convergingly to the sea.

The captain of…

Dune is a film about ideas. Its dramatic lifeblood is the possibilities for human civilization which it proposes. Its ideas are really the only thing it has to offer, since the rest of the plot, ambience and character situations are tediously derivative.

‘Dune’ stakes its value on its ideas and…

Nick Birthday

Aspirations: Beauty, Egoless-ness, Skin in the Game

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