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Diversity Needs No Justification | Thoughts On Including LGBTQ+ Characters In “Star Wars”

Writing is fun because you never know where your ideas will take you. I originally thought this post was about Star Wars, but it ended up being about so much more. I say this partially because A) as I wrote … Continue reading

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We Should Prioritize #OwnVoices Books | Here’s Why

#OwnVoices was created by the author Corinne Duyvis – who is fabulous, and who you should be following on social media if you aren’t already – last September. Why am I writing about it now? Well, because A) I was looking … Continue reading

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88th Academy Awards | My Choices & Predictions

Hey, everyone! I thought it would be fun to write down my choices and predictions for the Oscars tonight. I’ve never done this before and have no idea if I’ll do it again, but I wanted to try at least once … Continue reading

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Reading Diversely In 2015

It’s time for another post about books I read in 2015! Today, I’m talking about all the diverse books I read last year. Diversity in literature is really important to me and I make an effort to seek out books with … 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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Why Queer Friendship In The “Young Avengers” Comics Is Important & Realistic

I don’t know about you, but when I write a review – gosh, even before I write a review – I like to read other people’s reviews of the same book/movie/show. I love finding someone else who fangirls over my favorite character, or … Continue reading

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Living The Gay Fangirl Life

I’ve published a lot of fandom-y posts lately. I’m sorry if that’s not your cup of tea… because tonight, I’m doing it again. Because reasons. And fangirling. I want to talk about fangirling, stories, and how one’s identity affects both! … Continue reading

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I Have A Small Problem With David Levithan & J.K. Rowling | And Malinda Lo Is My Solution

So this post came out of nowhere. I have a vague list of possible post topics for this month, but this one’s not on it – because I got the idea for it only last night, after publishing a list titled 58 … Continue reading

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A Cool Collection Of Articles About Comic Books

Hey, everyone. Today I’m talking about… comics! Actually, today’s post basically just consists of me giving you links to awesome articles other people have written about comics. Kind of like a round-up of interesting links? I might end up doing … Continue reading

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Reading Diversely In 2014

This is my final end-of-2014 wrap-up post, everyone! The next post will be a looking-ahead type of post in which I discuss my bookish goals for 2015, and after that I’ll be back to my regular programming. Anyway. Today I’m … Continue reading

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