discussion, fandoms, gaming, movies/tv, pokemon

My Favorite Pokemon Rom Hacks

Pokemon rom hacks are super fun and I've played so many at this point in my life, so I thought I'd share some of my favorites. Let me know if you've played any of these, or if any of your favorites aren't here! *Bolded is a must play. Pokemon HeartRed - The RG Project *A… Continue reading My Favorite Pokemon Rom Hacks

comics, discussion, marvel, movies/tv

(10 Of) My Favorite Comic Writers/Creators

1 - Stan Lee Stan Lee (born Stanley Martin Lieber, December 28, 1922) is an American comic-book writer, editor, film executive producer, actor, and publisher. He was formerly editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics, and later its publisher and chairman before leaving the company to become its chairman emeritus, as well as a member of the editorial board. In collaboration with several artists,… Continue reading (10 Of) My Favorite Comic Writers/Creators

books, discussion, masterpost, review

Awesome Author Essays (Mostly Neil Gaiman)

"Once More to the Lake" – E.B. White "Here Is a Lesson in Creative Writing" – Kurt Vonnegut "Notes of a Native Son" – James Baldwin  "The Invisible Made Visible" – David Rakoff "The Death of a Moth" – Virginia Woolf "Shooting an Elephant" — George Orwell "The Braindead Megaphone" – George Saunders Gaiman Essays:… Continue reading Awesome Author Essays (Mostly Neil Gaiman)

books, discussion, fandoms, TBR

My Favorite Author Blogs/Websites

Cassandra Clare Awesome website - appearances updated, signed preorders, extras and deleted scenes etc. Dahlia Adler Awesome blog - great advice for writers, aspiring and published. Neil Gaiman Awesome blog and some great personal essays. John Scalzi Hilarious author blog. Chuck Wendig Another hilarious author blog. Wil Wheaton A super fun author blog. Peter David… Continue reading My Favorite Author Blogs/Websites

comics, discussion, fandoms, movies/tv

Best Fan Films / Productions

Star Trek Continues https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3G-ziTBAkbQ&list=PLhvh2eq-XLgqNxH6npvQxGxLCUHy90IpZ   Deadpool The Musical https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ptKgRecPi1I https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XWvBuZCHnKU   Fan-O-Rama https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f-1RMKdWz8M   Uncharted w/ Nathan Fillion https://youtu.be/v5CZQpqF_74   Severus Snape and the Marauders - Harry Potter Prequel https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EmsntGGjxiw   Cannibal: The Musical and other Shadowcasts by PSL https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VLG1O1L8nVo&index=4&list=PLdz9THr7nRqtbNPOB3FKWmBYVJQuBTWk7   Voldemort: Origin of the Heir https://youtu.be/y-8zC7Ym0IQ   Mischief Managed https://youtu.be/Lj6O_8sbxiY   The Greater Good… Continue reading Best Fan Films / Productions

discussion, movies/tv, personal, review, Soundtrack Saturday, Uncategorized

My Top 5 Musical Episodes

I LOVE musical episodes in TV shows. LOVE them. There are a ton of great ones, but I want to talk about some of my favorites. Let me know if you agree with me, or if they are any really great musical episodes I missed! 5 - How I Met Your Mother // “Girls vs. Suits”… Continue reading My Top 5 Musical Episodes

books, personal, tag, Uncategorized

End of Year (2016) Fiction Favorites Tag

Thank you! Thank you to the lovely, amazing Icebreaker694, who tagged me in this (and put up with me as a terrible buddy-reader...) Rules: If you do this tag please tag me at Kate@meltingpotsandothercalamities (I’m the only writer or Kate at this blog, but that’s just my tag name). Please answer the questions. What’s the point of the… Continue reading End of Year (2016) Fiction Favorites Tag


Recommending Middle Grade Reads (That Aren’t Recent)

An Introduction: In the world of book blogging, when hundreds of books are coming out each week, it is sometimes hard to stop and remember old favorites, especially those from when we were younger. Most people who read Middle Grade these days only ever seem to recommend the classics: A Series Of Unfortunate Events, Alice… Continue reading Recommending Middle Grade Reads (That Aren’t Recent)