books, discussion

Reading Order: The Lunar Chronicles

Publication Order: Cinder Glitches – Short Story. Collected later in Stars Above. Scarlet  The Queen’s Army – Short Story. Collected later in Stars Above. The Little Android – Short Story. Collected later in Stars Above. Cress Carswell’s Guide to Being Lucky – Short Story. Collected later in Stars Above. Fairest  The Princess and the Guard – Short Story. Collected later in Stars Above.   Winter… Continue reading Reading Order: The Lunar Chronicles

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Throwback Thursday: Trans Identity and Acceptance in Hir

Throwback Thursday, where, essentially I post old writing samples, essays and short stories that I dig up from my pile of hoarded papers and school assignments or from the depths of my computer. So everyone can see how my writing has changed/improved over the years. Representation of minority identities in media and fiction is one… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Trans Identity and Acceptance in Hir

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Throwback Thursday: Cloud Nine Essay: Where is Tommy?

Throwback Thursday, where, essentially I post old writing samples, essays and short stories that I dig up from my pile of hoarded papers and school assignments or from the depths of my computer. So everyone can see how my writing has changed/improved over the years. In theater, casting is often very intentional. In Caryl Churchill’s… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Cloud Nine Essay: Where is Tommy?

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Throwback Thursday: Fences Performance Critique

Throwback Thursday, where, essentially I post old writing samples, essays and short stories that I dig up from my pile of hoarded papers and school assignments or from the depths of my computer. So everyone can see how my writing has changed/improved over the years. Fences by August Wilson premiered in 1985. The play was adapted… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Fences Performance Critique

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Netgalley Review: The Best Damn Answers to Life’s Hardest Questions

The Best Damn Answers to Life’s Hardest Questions A Flowchart Book by Tess Koman Workman Publishing Company Humor A collection of charmingly illustrated flowcharts, pros and cons lists, and rants that offer humorous advice on everyone's daily dilemmas: How early is too early to eat lunch? Will I survive this hangover? The man I loved… Continue reading Netgalley Review: The Best Damn Answers to Life’s Hardest Questions

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Throwback Thursday: Roles of Women in Society in The House on Mango Street

Throwback Thursday, where, essentially I post old writing samples, essays and short stories that I dig up from my pile of hoarded papers and school assignments or from the depths of my computer. So everyone can see how my writing has changed/improved over the years. Roles of Women in Society in The House on Mango… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Roles of Women in Society in The House on Mango Street

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Book Blogger Hop – July 27th

The Book Blogger Hop was originally created by Jennifer from Crazy-For-Books in March 2010 and ended on December 31, 2012. With Jennifer's permission, Coffee Addicted Writer relaunched the meme on February 15, 2013. There will be a weekly prompt featuring a book related question. The hop's purpose is to give bloggers a chance to follow other… Continue reading Book Blogger Hop – July 27th

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Romance Fails in Fiction Tag

Some Other Recent Romance Posts: Discussion: Who Would You Pick In This YA Love Triangle? THE VALENTINE’S DAY WRITE TAG! Power Couples Book Tag The Book Courtship Tag Discussion: What Makes A Good Book Boyfriend? Rules: Please PINGBACK to Kate @ Melting Pots and Other Calamities. You can choose ten romance fails from ANY media you… Continue reading Romance Fails in Fiction Tag

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Book Recs: YA Contemporary (Romance Focused)

I've been wanting to make a recommendation post for a while now, and after seeing Christine's video (embedded below), I though Contemporary would be a good place to start. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oOcVWFaHzR8 Netgalley Review: Tash Hearts Tolstoy Netgalley Review: The Love Interest The Love That Split The World Book Review NetGalley Review: Get It Together, Delilah! Emmy… Continue reading Book Recs: YA Contemporary (Romance Focused)

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Netgalley Review: Little Moments of Love

Little Moments of Love by Catana Chetwynd Andrews McMeel Publishing Comics & Graphic Novels , Humor Little Moments of Love is a sweet collection of comics about the simple, precious, silly, everyday moments that make up a relationship. What began as stray doodles on scraps of paper became an internet sensation when Catana Chetwynd’s boyfriend shared her… Continue reading Netgalley Review: Little Moments of Love