Reprise: The Generic Villain on the Effects of the Calendar

In some places, the calendar is more than that thing we mark to ensure that we aren’t sacking three different villages a hundred miles apart at on the same day. It itself gives us a situation in which the world itself either aids or opposes us, depending on what we want to [...]

The Generic Villain on Holidays

Holidays. They’re an interesting little piece of work, particularly in the original sense of the term and not the more modern, rampant commercialism, most government employees and public school students get the day off meaning. A lot of us Hands of Darkness really aren’t sure what to do with them, and can you blame us? [...]