posted on Dec, 4 2002 @ 09:06 AM
Found a link in a friend's LiveJournal today that featured an article about a man who got tired of violence and bullying and decided to become an
So often we just sit around and grouse about things. It's interesting to see someone who took an idea, made it practical (developed a show. This is
NOT easy! I've joined a storytelling guild recently and am learning how to tell tales in public.) and then actually took the show on the road.
There's another real life superhero I heard about recently... an anti-sexual harrassment superheroine called "Terrifica."
Whether or not you agree with their purpose and politics, it's interesting that some dreamers are taking their fantasies and making them into an odd
reality. My friend (the one whose journal I saw the link in) has a fascination with heros (he's a writer) and with people who quietly go "above and
beyond" on a regular basis.
In any case, I thought I'd post something fluffy and amusing and a little different in here. We'd all like to be superheroes, but it takes a little
nerve to wander around in costume and try to do something to improve the world.