LJ McDowall

Messing About With Words

Category Archives: Use the Farce

MacDowall: An Elizabethan revenge tragedy recounting the just demise of Jar Jar Binks.

This piece of Elizabethan theatre snark revolves around a particular fantasy of mine. Please send me a request if there’s a favourite scene from a movie you would like to … Continue reading

February 17, 2015 · 2 Comments

The Comely Courtesan

Valentine’s Day is approaching. ‘Tis the season to be completely cynical at this false and commercial festival designed primarily to relieve men of large sums of money in the hope … Continue reading

February 13, 2015 · 1 Comment

Fifty Shades of Snark—Part the First

Everywhere I look this week  I see “inner goddess” sleep masks and other indications that the BDSM Lite™ phenomenon has hit the shelves. Everywhere.   Supermarkets appear to be selling … Continue reading

February 9, 2015 · Leave a comment