A Study in Villains

There’s nothing like a good villain, eh? After all, the quality of a villain can make or break a story. Some villains are utterly forgettable, while others are more famous than their corresponding heroes. Just look at the MCU. Everyone knows who Loki is—but if someone were to bring up the Marvel Villain “Ivan,” would…

The Secret Behind Balancing The Force {Star Wars Theory}

It’s only four days until The Last Jedi is released in theaters, and Hermione and I have been caught in a wave of pre-Last Jedi frenzy. Aside from doing very productive things like watching 40 minute Reylo theory videos, we’ve been re-watching the trilogies and forming some interesting theories about the Jedi, the Sith, and…

Our Blog is Going The Way of the Dodo Bird {temporarily}

Greetings, chums! We have a bit of an announcement to make… …Clara and I are moving to Middle Earth. So, unfortunately, no more blogging because you can’t exactly get the best wi-fi down in the Shire. It’s a travesty, I know. (Um, just kidding.) Actually, we’re moving to the Land Of Too Much Homework, a…

Story Ca{n}non One: Of Pirate-Dragons & Poisonous Dramatics

78% of book bloggers are also writers. Actually, that is completely untrue. We just totally made that fact up—though, isn’t that kind of an oxymoronic statement? “Making facts up?” Suffice to say, it IS true that lots and lots of bloggers are also writers. And so it should come as no surprise that both of…