Superhero Standards: Unrealistic Role Models or Inspirers of Morality?

If we are to examine the worth of superheroes as models for our moral, behavioural physical behaviours, we need to understand that over time- as society’s expectations have grown even more impossible with technological advancements, photoshop and social media- so too have the unattainable, unrealistic nature of our superheroes. A childhood of flying men andContinue reading “Superhero Standards: Unrealistic Role Models or Inspirers of Morality?”

✍ AppleBelle Bi-Monthly Blog Bulletin

AppleBelle was my childhood nickname that I still carry with me. Love, knowledge, wisdom, temptation, joy, death, nature, rebirth, luxury: the apple is a symbol of life and all its’ mysteries. A call to awakening, a realisation: a bell heralds messages and pronounces. These meanings combined, AppleBelle is a symbol of an awakening and realisation of lifeContinue reading “✍ AppleBelle Bi-Monthly Blog Bulletin”

Guardians of the Ego: Philosophical Ideas from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Spoiler alert. Spoiler alert. A dreadfully dedicated Marvel fan, I jumped at attending a preview screening to the sequel instalment to the comical and cosmic, Guardians of the Galaxy. For a quick review, I am ever the biased critic and absolutely loved it…though admittedly, it would and can never live up to the action, plot andContinue reading “Guardians of the Ego: Philosophical Ideas from Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2”