Archive for Judith Herman

Happy 60th Birthday, Henry Rollins

Posted in Pretensions toward cultural theory, Real Men, resistance training with tags , , , , , , , , , on February 28, 2021 by Jarrod Boyle

The first disturbing event of first-year university was the day I went to meet a childhood friend of mine when he was discharged from the insane asylum.

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Sam's Comment, or Showing Jarrod Who's Boss

Posted in Observation with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 5, 2012 by Jarrod Boyle

Every time a woman responds to something I have written on this blog relating to feminism, she claims she can’t understand it [see ‘Why I do Not Call Myself a Feminist]. I think Sam’s comment, however, is the most astute and insightful I have received here. I wanted to feature it as a post in its own right – because of its perspicacity, but also because I guess I need to talk about the grinding of this particular axe.  Continue reading

Trauma and Recovery

Posted in Journalism, Reading with tags , on May 30, 2011 by Jarrod Boyle

Trauma and Recovery: The Aftermath of Violence--from Domestic Abuse to Political Terror

I had a nasty little incident in my share house last Sunday night. Continue reading


Posted in Film with tags , , , , , , , on May 29, 2011 by Jarrod Boyle

By my reckoning, this is a genuine horror movie. Continue reading

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