Thoughts on Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Like everyone else, I immediately grabbed my copy of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, ran home, and read it the whole way through. And now, like everyone else, I’m going to blog about it. Obviously, there are spoilers ahead. Scorpius I’ve already tweeted about this, but I love, love, love Scorpius. He is my [...]


I Love Modernism and You Can, Too

I love Modernist literature, but that love sure didn’t happen overnight. When I first took a British Modernism class as an undergrad, I pretty much hated it. I didn’t understand why people found 18th century Brit Lit so difficult, while the stuff I was assigned was a dense, dark mess. I got frustrated with the [...]

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Throwback: Books Rory Gilmore has Read (Or, At Least, Most of Them)

As I'm transitioning to the new space here, I'll feature some throwbacks from my old blog. This post originally ran on January 1, 2015. Like most people, I’ve got a Netflix problem, and right now (for me at least), it’s all about Gilmore girls. I started watching Gilmore girls when I was little, maybe nine [...]

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Southern Reach Trilogy to be Made Into Films

Did you know that Jeff VanderMeer's Southern Reach trilogy has been picked up by Paramount?! I first came across the trilogy-- Annihilation, Authority, and Acceptance-- when Book Riot brought it to my attention. I'm not always a science-fiction reader, but I couldn't resist these covers... ...so of course I had to buy at least the first book [...]