Short Takes: Back to School Edition

My inbox is overflowing with emails touting back-to-school deals on everything from sneakers to school supplies–a sure sign that the…

Limit, Vol. 1

“The world doesn’t suffer fools or fugly people” — so says Sakura, the most popular student in class 2-4. Sakura…

Sakuran

The oiran, or Japanese courtesan, is a product of seventeenth century Japan. Like the geisha who eclipsed them in popularity,…

The Flowers of Evil, Vol. 2

Do you remember the first time you tried to impress someone on a date? I do: I was fifteen, and…