Fair Warning: It might take me a while to get to the point with this article, so bear with me. Anyone who knows me knows that I’m just a “little […]
Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice is nearly upon us. Finally, we will get to see three of DC’s most popular superheroes together, inhabiting a shared universe for the first […]
I don’t know if I’ve ever outright said it on this site before—and if I haven’t, I don’t know how that could’ve possibly happened—but I am a ridiculously huge fan […]
A sad and frustrating fact about our current society is that sexism is still very much ingrained in our culture, as is the objectification of women. In writing a novel in a contemporary setting, I could not and did not wish to shy away from that. One of the things I did hope to convey, however, is that these attitudes and behaviors are wrong.
A while back I wrote a piece about what we as fans need to stop doing with regard to our favorite franchises and their adaptation to the screen. There were originally three points covered there, but since then, guess what? I’ve come up with five more. Surprise, sur-freakin-prise.
This past weekend I finally did something I’ve been wanting to do since, oh, forever: I attended a comicon. But not just any comicon. Oh no. I went to Phoenix […]
So your favorite comic book character is getting the big screen adaptation you’ve been yearning for since…forever. Naturally, any news about the upcoming film is welcome news. Until you hear […]
At least until last years Man of Steel, the image that came to mind when many people thought of Clark Kent/Superman was that of Tom Welling throughout his portrayal on Smallville. The series […]
Strong Female Characters in fiction. One of my favorite quotes on this topic is from Joss Whedon. When asked why he writes strong female characters, he said, “Because you’re still […]
Being smart is both a gift and a curse. The gift part is hey, you’re not an idiot. The curse part is that nobody likes you. Here are three of […]