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A Mini Rant

So yet again I’m seeing James Patterson’s name drug through the mud because supposedly he doesn’t write his novels.  And it annoys me. Not because I read the man’s books, I don’t.  507 more words

Being A Writer

TropicalMary's 10 Quotes of the Week - 50 Shades of Grey Trilogy

Please enjoy some of the dumbest, insipid, and down right infuriating quotes from the book/author at the top of my shitlist.

These are actual quotes from the books, and I have provided page or location numbers (depending on the format). 289 more words


Book 34 Completed!

I don’t know why I decided to do this to myself but I did…

Fifty Shades Darker by E L James

God guys it’s so bad. 94 more words

Fifty Shades of Grey

Viewed – 16 July 2017  Netflix

I was never going to actually watch this.  The largely negative media backlash to the books and the movies themselves were enough to put me off.  374 more words


Fifty Shades of Trash

I’m many years behind the times, I know, but after plowing through The Bestseller Code, which analyzes the plot structure of  Fifty Shades of Grey  592 more words


Attn: Writers of Fiction or Otherwise--50 Shades Won. Get Over It.

This is going to be a short little tidbit of opinion that I would like to share with the writing community. I’m a member of a dozen writing forums on Facebook where open discussion about writing runs rampant, and I’ve noticed an irritating trend. 565 more words


Casual Friday: Fifty Shades Darker

I know this story for some years now. From the beginning, when E. L. James was only Snowquens Icedragon (another person that posted whatever she wrote online) this story was successful, but i never thought it would grow so big. 608 more words