Category Archives: And Other Things

Remember how I said this would be a blog on making villains…and some other things?

Those Who Fight Monsters…

…must take care that they themselves do not become one. It is very easy to become a monster,  if we define monsters by their actions. I don’t think this is a bad way to go about things because we don’t or … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary!

According to WordPress, it’s been one year since I started the blog. It’s been fun to see which posts are most popular – very often posts I’ve made about female villains! Though really, there’s not necessarily much to say about … Continue reading

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PSA: TERRORISM!

Comic first, commentary after – although I will say this one isn’t supposed to be funny. First things first – the deal with ISIL (an arguably more accurate name for ISIS) is an insanely complicated issue. However, every time you … Continue reading

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Villain Fortnight

Hey, all! The blog YA Teabreak is doing a series of posts – a Villain Fortnight. If you’re interested in some more villain insights from frequent readers, you ought to take a peek. Some of their references might be a … Continue reading

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NaNo WriMo 2015

I wasn’t going to do NaNo because I can’t fast draft non-first drafts. My current WIP is on the final draft. I came up with a story idea that my Facebook friends liked, and my bestie said she’d come up … Continue reading

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Guest Post: The Darth Vader We Could Have Had

Hello minions! Today, we have a post written by my husband. The only thing I wanna say about it is that I adore the original Vader but I think this is a really interesting thing to think about. So his … Continue reading

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On Killing Your Characters

We live in an age where it’s trendy to kill off your characters but let me give you a word of caution: If you kill off all the characters I care about in your story, I no longer care about … Continue reading

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Artist’s Statement ….Part Two

Hey, Minions – the post on Monday is still gonna come, but this came across my Facebook feed and… Well, all, take the time to read it. It meant a lot to me; I always feel like I need to … Continue reading

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Age of Ultron: Quick Look At Ultron

I’m not a huge comic book fan, but I can enjoy a super hero movie just as well as the next casual, and because I know people who ARE huge comic book fans who can tell me all the in-betweens … Continue reading

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The RIP Word List

In my junior year as a high school student, I took what was one of the most challenging and educational classes of my life. You scoff, wondering what sort of pathetic college education I then must have had, but it was … Continue reading

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