Femnista: March / April 2015

The latest issue of FEMNISTA is out, centering around ancient times. This issue explores Biblical history and figures as well as films set in an earlier time period. Includes: Rahab & Ruth, Pompeii, Jezebel, Gladiator, The Maccabees, Clash of the Titans, Til We Have Faces, Ben-Hur, and a hilarious interaction between Jesus' disciples. You can …

It’s a BIG DAY!

Hello, Dear Readers! I have had an… interesting month, and an even more interesting last 24 hours. (I had company, which was delightful. I also had a tornado warning last night, which was not so wonderful... and then this morning the power went out, which meant hooking up the generator so my company could shower …

We Live, We Create

I love stories set in Bible times. I love film adaptations of Biblical events. Watching The Bible miniseries recently, I nearly died of happiness to finally find a historically-accurate representation of Pontius Pilate.Yet, as happens each time anyone writes a book or films a movie about the Bible, there are naysayers out there claiming we …

Stained

Before Jesus was brought before him, Pilate had heard much about him. Even his wife knew of the “Messiah.” There were a number of rebels in Jerusalem causing trouble, but the “Messiah” was less interested in denouncing the Romans than in performing miracles, healing the sick, casting out demons, and walking on water. The stories …