Tag Archives: Musings

Why Waiting is Good

When I started Country in Chaos, which was originally titled The Time has Come, and involved two separated twin sisters in a dystopian future, I didn’t know what I was doing. As I wrote, I learned more and more, changed … Continue reading

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How Black Panther Helped Me Discover Why I Don’t Connect With Marvel Heroes

A few months ago, I watched Black Panther. It bored me, so, as I normally do when I find something boring, I tried to figure out why. I didn’t feel anything while watching the movie, which is something I normally … Continue reading

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How I Would’ve Done Star Wars

I’m not the only one who wasn’t into The Last Jedi, so I decided it was time to do a post on what I’d have done differently with the new films. (Overall, the film would’ve been okay, if I, and … Continue reading

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On Being an Alien

I grew up a socially awkward homeschooler. (For the record, I don’t believe homeschooling is the reason for my social awkwardness.) When I had access to TV, I mostly watched the shows with talking animals, like 101 Dalmatians or my … Continue reading

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Thirteen Ways Star Wars Rebels Outdid the Sequels

While I did enjoy watching the two sequel Star Wars movies, I’ve felt they’re lacking compared to the originals, and in some ways, even lacking in comparison to Star Wars Rebels. While Rebels has some of its own problems, I … Continue reading

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Pick Your Apocalypse

Here are my lists of potential apocalypses and the media that portrays them. Alien Invasion This would be the one I’d prefer if I got to pick. They tend to take out landmarks in the movies, but rarely bother small … Continue reading

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Fanfic, the Dark Side of Writing

Over the years, I’ve read fanfic and seen discussion of it. I’ll even admit to writing some. For those who don’t know, fan fiction (fanfic) is when a fan of a story writes another story set in the same universe. … Continue reading

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The Antihero

In recent years, the antihero has risen in popularity. For those who don’t know, the definition of an antihero is “a central character in a story, movie, or drama who lacks conventional heroic attributes.” I think what makes an antihero … Continue reading

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Recommendations of 2016

Here are some good things I discovered in 2016. Books Mistborn Series┬áBy Brandon Sanderson This is a great series. The first trilogy subverts many fantasy tropes by starting a thousand years after the evil ruler took over the kingdom. The … Continue reading

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Why it’s done

There are many things that are rare in the real world, but very common in books. Sometimes, people think the authors are pushing an agenda, which can be true, but many times, the authors are just trying to write a … Continue reading

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