Note: The following post contains spoilers for The Farseer Trilogy by Robin Hobb You know the thing that happens when you incorporate a new friend into a group of friends you commonly hang out with? It's like the process of osmosis, or homogenization. Some of their speech and mannerisms get absorbed and tossed around within the […]
Okay, that's not what the movie is called. It's ACTUALLY called The Extraordinary Adventures of Adele Blanc-Sec and it's available on Netflix and if you trust me (and are in the mood for the sort of movie you don't take too seriously) you will watch it without invoking this preview. This isn't 100% Remora? But […]
HOOBOY. That? That was a long book. Let's dive right in. This was (based on memory) my least favorite from my original readthrough, and the first one I didn't watch as a movie. This was my least favorite so far of the new readthroughs, as well. I can never decide if I want to do […]
We'll be taking a break from our regularly scheduled writing advice for the sharing of some thoughts on movies. Was having dinner with family a few nights ago and over a few glasses of wine, I had a long conversation with my sister and her boyfriend, Eugene, about the movies of our childhood and how […]
A commission for a lovely, incredible person. Some of you may recognize the owl. More of you ought to recognize the monster. I figured the owl has sort of a built-in umbrella, so surely she'd be kind-hearted enough to lend hers to a wet monster.
Infodumping is a term used to describe when an author decides to bring the story to a screeching halt so that they can explain. What they choose to explain doesn't really matter. They may go into the history of the world, a country, or a character. They may stop and spend five pages detailing exactly […]