Tag Archives: George R.R. Martin

Why I Quit Watching “Game Of Thrones”

The title says it all, doesn’t it? I used to watch Game of Thrones, but I don’t anymore. I quit. I watched all of the episodes through season five, but I haven’t seen any of season six yet, and I plan to keep … Continue reading

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“We’re All Stories In The End.” – Teens Can Write, Too! September 2014 Blog Chain

This month’s prompt is: What are your favorite book beginnings and/or endings? I’m going to talk about general types of beginnings/endings, rather than specific ones. I’ll offer examples, of course, but I’ve noticed that there isn’t ONE beginning (or ending) that I … Continue reading

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A Celebration Of Adaptations – Teens Can Write, Too! June 2014 Blog Chain

This month’s prompt is: What are your thoughts on book-to-movie adaptions? Would you one day want your book made into a movie, or probably not? Excellent questions. The thing is, all books are different. My opinion on book-to-film adaptations isn’t … Continue reading

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Ten Books I Would Buy If I Had Money

Actually, that title isn’t entirely truthful. I have a job, not just during the summer but year-round, since two thousand and twelve. So theoretically, I have money. However, I put about ninety-five percent of my paychecks into a savings account to use … Continue reading

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The Ten Most Evil Characters In “A Song Of Ice And Fire”

This post contains spoilers through A Storm of Swords or season four! On Sunday, I discussed whether or not there are any truly good characters in A Song of Ice and Fire and realized that… there are. I also promised … Continue reading

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Are There Any Good People In “A Song Of Ice And Fire”?

This post contains spoilers through A Storm of Swords or season four! One of the best things about George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series (and its TV adaptation, Game of Thrones) is the complexity of the … Continue reading

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Running From A Reading Rut

Confession time: I was not particularly wild about reading for much of last year. You have my permission to recoil in horror. Seriously though, I wasn’t as enthusiastic as I normally am. I read very slowly, didn’t even touch some … Continue reading

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Year’s End Book And Writing Insanity

I’m taking part in the Notebook Sisters’ link-up/giveaway because I thought it was a good way to recap what I’ve read and written in 2013! I chose to answer all the bookish questions but skip some of the ones for … Continue reading

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Quarterly Rewind, Summer 2013 – An Abundance Of Books, Doctor Who, Film Scores, And More!

I would like to thank Jamie at The Perpetual Page-Turner for the idea for this post. Each month, she does a recap of what happened: books she enjoyed, posts that were popular, songs that she found, and more. It seems … Continue reading

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Fantastic Fantasy

“The best fantasy is written in the language of dreams. It is alive as dreams are alive, more real than real… for a moment at least… that long magic moment before we wake. Fantasy is silver and scarlet, indigo and … Continue reading

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