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Exploring Pottermore | Personal

I know I’m super late to the party, but I finally joined Pottermore! For those of you who don’t know, Pottermore is JK Rowling’s website filled with Harry Potter exclusives and features. 503 more words

Harry Potter and the Parent of the Year

(Why I’m still trying to decide if I liked Harry Potter and the Cursed Child)

The script is an enchanting example of the Brechtian epic theater… 195 more words

Misli Povodom

Monday Moment: Magical thinking

A little wisdom from the literary world to start your week, which I hope is already off to a promising start. It’s a pretty powerful sentiment, coming from someone who’s famous for creating characters with exceptional abilities. 52 more words

Applicants

On the Cursed Child script (and why you shouldn't read it)

This post does not contain any spoilers but if you have tickets booked or are planning on going to see Harry Potter and the Cursed Child it would be in your best interest to not read this post.  389 more words

Blogging

Essay / Meeting of the Minds

For a college application essay, I was asked one of the usual conversation starter questions: if you could bring back anyone, living or dead, to a dinner table, who would it be? 896 more words

Writing

Why you won't find Jesus in Harry Potter

I’m re-blogging this excellent post about JK Rowling’s inappropriate use of Native American symbols in her recent book and upcoming movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, which is set in North America (at least in part). 177 more words

Reblogs

That one who does Orkney Library Twitter

I’ve had several stories published in the national press over the years about Orkney Library’s Stewart Bain – the gift to a journalist who just keeps on giving – all round good guy and UK Librarian of the Year 2016. 857 more words