Before I start babbling I want to get two things out of the way. One- I have a job now!!!! That was part of the hold up for me getting a new website set up because you do need money for that 😑 When I get that situated I’ll probably post a shinier review that contains… Continue reading Black Panther
I know I said I was not going to be updating as much while I work out getting a new blog (and I have a job interview today!!), but I still feel bad I just took last week off without saying anything so here I am! I think I’m going to write my post about… Continue reading LATE!!!
Hi! Before I start here’s my quick news update. I have secured the domain name (no actual website just yet) costumedfiend.com. It’ll match with my Instagram name and I love costumes and can be fiendish on occasion so it suits me. In the meantime, while it’s true that there are a lot of men and male… Continue reading Men in Fiction
It occurred to me that I’ve written about the Strong Female Character conundrum and about the importance of representation, however, I haven’t brought up the kind of female characters I want to see in the future. As I’ve mentioned before it’s, of course, easier than ever to find more niche characters and unique heroine’s however if… Continue reading What I Want to See
Hi! This morning I felt like a donkey’s rear end and now I’m feeling somewhat mellow. Such is life I guess. As you may know (and if you don’t check here) writing more and trying new things are both items on my list for the year 23. For a while now I’ve resisted really boiling this… Continue reading Change, Change, and More Change!
Friendship is just as weird as romance. You take two people who, whether they meet in a confined setting (such as school) or in a more random one (like a bar/club), are thrown together by circumstance and decide to keep hanging out with each other indefinitely. Generally speaking, good friends lift you up and bad ones… Continue reading Friendship: The Good, The Bad, The WTF
It struck me yesterday how often our privileges and comforts affect the way we view fictional characters. In young adult novels in particular, or rather any medium in which the main characters are teenagers many people would argue that they are at times written to maturely. I saw a statement recently to that effect and in all… Continue reading Aren’t You A Little Young To…