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Local College Student Parodies Fairy Tales | Dear Fairy Godmother + Sports Column

This will be the last of my fairy tale posts for a while, I’m afraid! Don’t worry, though: I’m planning to post one or two more in July. In the meantime, I’d love to hear your feedback on these pieces … Continue reading

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Local College Student Parodies Fairy Tales | Lifestyle Section + Missing Person Notices

Hi all! Thought I’d share more of the writing portfolio I created for the end-of-course assessment in my Literary Retelling & Impersonation class! Today’s snippets include missing person notices, as well as articles from my make-believe newspaper’s lifestyle section. Ahhhhh … Continue reading

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Local College Student Parodies Fairy Tales | The “Snow White” Edition

Throughout the past semester, I’ve often talked about how much I enjoyed my Literary Retelling & Impersonation writing workshop. For the final project, we were to turn in a portfolio of our work throughout the course, consisting of both short … Continue reading

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Local College Student Parodies Fairy Tales | Read All About It!

During the first unit of my Literary Retelling & Impersonation class, we studied tales by the Brothers Grimm and I felt inspired to pick up a very old writing project of mine. We’re required to write one retelling and one … Continue reading

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8 Reasons Why “Adulthood Is A Myth” Is The Perfect Book For Anyone Who Fails At #Adulting (AKA All Of Us)

Sarah’s Scribbles is one of my favorite pages on Facebook, so I was really excited when I heard that Sarah Andersen was going to publish a collection of her comics! Just about everything she posts is #me. Like, YES, I … Continue reading

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7 Reasons You Should Read Louise Rennison’s “Confessions of Georgia Nicolson” Series

Yesterday I was sad to hear that Louise Rennison, one of my favorite authors, had died. Humor is one of my favorite genres both to read and to write, and I love finding funny female authors to serve as my … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Star Wars – Episode VII – The Force Awakens

I watched The Force Awakens! …a week ago, actually, so my thoughts have had plenty of time to percolate in my head. THIS POST WILL BE VERY VERY LONG AND I’M GONNA GO OFF ON A TANGENT OR TWO JUST FYI. … Continue reading

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