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Blurb Away

Daily Prompt: BYOB(ookworm) Write the blurb for the book jacket of the book you’d write if you only had the time and inclination.

Katniss Potter was just an ordinary orphaned wizard until she found herself deposited into a maze surrounded by talking trees who demanded she choose a faction or turn to the dark side of the force. 36 more words

Humor

Story Elements Series: Character

An article by Christopher Moore

Plot, narrative, language, setting, and character –all of these elements together comprise a story. A great story should touch on each facet. 617 more words

River Ram Press

That Time I Was Almost Katniss Everdeen

While I was out with the family today, I noticed someone on their bicycle and jokingly commented, “Man, I hate people like that. Riding their bikes and all.” My husband knew what I was referring to–the time I owned a bike as an adult for about a week, which had a… 741 more words

Personal/Random

Cinderella Returns

I am so glad I raised my children in the 1990s when there were not as many really crappy movies targeting kids as the audience. I have a son and a daughter and on both of their accounts I am glad that the Disney heroines were not yet all princesses all the time. 220 more words

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1 ★★

It really amazes me how the Hunger Games franchise has been able to reach such a large audience, and to some extent, gathered critical acclaim. To me, the story of Katniss Everdeen is one that so clearly has been told before. 630 more words

Hollywood

Those MTV Movie Award Shenanigans

It’s that time of the year again, when the people at MTV try to annoy the crap out of fandoms by having social voting for those magical internet ponies (you might just call them awards). 369 more words

Film