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Enneagram and Game of Thrones - Part Six

Welcome back to a continuation of my exploration of the Enneagram Typing system using characters from George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series. 981 more words

Personality Types

Dump the Bechdel Test

The Bechdel test, conceived by comic writer Allison Bechdel, applies the following criteria to movies:

  1. There are two named female characters
  2. who talk to each other…
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General Writing


Well, here we go. San Diego Comic Con. Ready yourself. As always: views are mine- permanently caffeinated, perfunctorily regulated, likely offensive.

Clearly the big draw for the TV thread of this years San Diego Comic Con was of course the big Game of Thrones panel, and besides the compare having the comedic value of syphilis, it did not disappoint. 725 more words


Game of Thrones: Maisie Williams Proves Herself an Expert Troll

It’s rather well-established that Maisie Williams is the best, but now she’s gone a step further, championing the cause of Game of Thrones television fans who have had just about enough of book readers’ condescension. 241 more words

It would have been such a Great Publicity Stunt.

Recently (as of June, 2014), George R.R. Martin offered to gruesomely kill someone in the upcoming book of his Songs of Ice and Fire series, as long as they donated $20,000 to the Wild Spirit Wolf Sanctuary in Santa Fé, NM (details can be found… 216 more words

Maisie Williams Asks 'Game Of Thrones' Book Readers To Stop Being Mean Snobs

Maisie Williams is out in support of a movie that no one is likely to see, Heatstroke (now on iTunes and VOD), and while it probably won’t move a lot of digital downloads of the movie, a Maisie Williams press tour is the next best thing to a Jennifer Lawrence or Anna Kendrick press tour. 299 more words


Novel Fun!

I’m back to my usual state of reading more than one book at a time. And, per usual, they are completely different.

1. A Clash of Kings, George R. 110 more words