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Does a Character’s Sex Inherently Matter to the Story?

Recently there has been a lot of discussion around the new all-female led Ghostbusters movie. One of the comments that I have seen from a few people is that they have a problem with switching the characters from male to female because it was not originally intended to be female characters. 861 more words

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Annie's Downfall

My daughter once had a fat, farting, sullen Dalmatian named Annie who liked only two things in this world.  The kid across the street named Greg and anything with wheels:  riding mower, wagon, wheel barrow, cars…..We’d often look out and see Annie sitting on the seat of the riding mower.  276 more words

Humor

Cherished children’s books and stories

I love reading time with Piper.  On dreary days especially, we like to climb into bed with a few baskets filled with our favorite stories.  I thought I would share a few titles with you here, as I know some of you have children, while others still are childlike at heart. 1,414 more words

The Silver King Anthology Part 2

Like it says above.

Now a quick tutorial on how your world works and yes, I will be talking directly to you a good chunk of the time. 3,019 more words

Storytelling

When your family's roots start digging in

Well, that was a surprise.

So I went online tonight on a whim to see what all has happened in the world of online genealogy since I took my last serious look (several years ago). 172 more words

Heritage

Congratulations Gouri Krishna!

Schoolkutti

Appler Gouri Krishna had taken part in the schoolkutti.com online quiz and had emerged as a winner. Congratulations to Gouri !!!!

Thank you schoolkutti.com for those innovative and creative concepts.

Education

Who you gonna call now?

I’m not a huge fan of reboots, and here’s why. It shows a lack of creativity. For all the ideas that exist in the world, for every story that has been told, there is a way to present it visually. 513 more words

Stories