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Fantastic Privileges

Fantasy has a privilege problem.

It’s a problem that has been cited time and time again, and it is no one specific privilege. It is multiple privileges – white, male, cis, heterosexual, able-bodied, mentally normative, colonial – working together that culminate in the result of mainstream fantasy media. 2,526 more words


Dangerous Creatures by Kami Garci and Margaret Stohl

When I heard that Beautiful Creatures was getting a spin off, I was ecstatic. It is one of my favorite YA series. I absolutely love the concept and world. 321 more words

YA Books

Cakeasaurous back from bake-cation!

Hi loves,

So it has been a whiiile since I posted my last post… jeez! That was Canada day. Oh my. It has been a long time. 151 more words

Third Sentence Thursday 7/17

I’m currently re-reading the Caster Chronicles, because I really, really want to read Dangerous Creatures, so everything else is on hold. I’m about three quarters of the way done with… 110 more words

Taking Stock 2

As today is the 17th of the month, I think it is perfect time for my second lot of Taking Stock. Revisiting how I was feeling exactly a month ago has been a very interesting experience, predominantly because I NOW HAVE AN ACTUAL PAYING JOB AT AN ACTUAL SCHOOL!! 712 more words


Beautiful Authenticity

All right, here’s that authenticity post!

The last draft I did of this clocked in at over 5k words. It’s a unwieldy, less-coherent-than-I’d-like tangle of thoughts that I really want to elaborate upon, but it’s dawning on me that perhaps it’s just not worth it. 4,738 more words

Writing About Writing

2014 - Book #58

The fifty-eighth book I read in 2014 was Dangerous Creatures by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl. I finished this book on 7/14/14. I rated this book 3.5 stars out of a scale of 5. 383 more words

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