2019 Summer Movie Reviews (Spoiler-Free)

Everyone knows that Summer at the Movies is a thing. This is the time of year when studios release action-packed blockbusters and super fun kids’ movies. With all of the new releases coming out, it can be hard to decide what to see. Fortunately for you (and me), I happen to live near a movie … Continue reading 2019 Summer Movie Reviews (Spoiler-Free)

Being More than a Stereotype: A Ramble about Inclusivity in Media

Hello everyone! So, today’s topic of conversation revolves around the idea of Inclusivity. Inclusive and Representative have justifiably and necessarily (and belatedly) become part of the vocabulary of descriptive terms. When a book or movie has non-binary characters, or nontraditional gender roles, or LGBTQ+ roles, or non-white etc.  then it is often referred to as … Continue reading Being More than a Stereotype: A Ramble about Inclusivity in Media

Getting More out of the Discussion: Why Books About School Shootings Are Important, and What They Can Teach Us Moving Forward

Fun fact about me: I have a YouTube channel. It’s an ASMR channel, which just means that I can talk about anything I want, as long as I do it quietly. One of my favorite things to talk about is books, and to that end I often do book hauls, book unboxings, and book reviews. … Continue reading Getting More out of the Discussion: Why Books About School Shootings Are Important, and What They Can Teach Us Moving Forward

Course Correction – a 4400 fanfiction

Notes: Takes place after Mommy’s Bosses (season 2). AU – Shawn’s mother is dating someone who doesn’t like the 4400, and as such Shawn has been cut out of her life. As per usual with fanfiction, I own nothing. Summary: Shawn misses his family, and it’s possible that his family misses being a family just … Continue reading Course Correction – a 4400 fanfiction

Sins of the Father – A Raven Cycle Fanfiction

NOTES: This takes place about 1 year after The Raven King. Adam is away at school and still dating Ronan (not heavily featured in this story). Gansey, Blue, and Cheng are all still traveling. There’s a lot of swearing, because all of the Lynch men are featured in speaking roles…. SUMMARY: Ronan is living on … Continue reading Sins of the Father – A Raven Cycle Fanfiction

Netflix Has a Pacing Problem

I’m sure by this point most of us are familiar with the online streaming giant, Netflix. Maybe you’ve heard coworkers around the water-cooler mention the shows their watching, or you’ve been trying to convince your parents to pay for the service so you can use their login, or maybe you’ve even read my blog posts … Continue reading Netflix Has a Pacing Problem