Tag Archive | TV

TV Tropes Mondays: Suburbia


Tweet of the Day: She Saved the World A Lot ——- The Burbs, The Suburbs, Edgetowns, Levitttowns, A car, 2.5 kids and a dog on the yard, High school dances, PTA meetings, stay at home moms, working dads, supermoms, stay at home dads, Family values, family dysfunction, the odd serial killer, pedophile or dark cult. […]

Space for Rent: The Problem with Normalization


Tweet of the Day: Race in Space: A Question ——- This is the second post on the subject of what I call “normalization“. If you know of a better word, please let me know. I hate to flail in ignorance. But what is “normalization” (at least in this context)? Simply put is when a behavior, […]

Short Story Fridays: The Gate p.7-Dreams and Portents


Tweet of the Day: Brevity ——– Part 1 – Part 2 – Part 3 – Part 4 – Part 5– Part 6a – Part 6b –Part 8 – Part 9 – Part 10 – Part 11 –Part 12a –Part 12b –Aftermath ——– Look at watch, 1:15 a.m., is going to a long shift. Rodriguez comes […]

Based On: Books blasting the transmedia frontier


Every writer wants to have their books turned into movies…blah…blah…blah…. But wait, what was that? The book is better than the movie? But not all them, sometimes the movie  is teh awsome! Or at least adequate.  With all the media choices out there and the oh so successful media franchises (exploitative of their captive audiences, […]

Just Say No to UST


And what the heck is UST? Unresolved Sexual Tension Also know by it’s PG cousin “Will They or Won’t They?” (Click on the links for a near endless yet fun list of examples, if you dare!) It should come as no surprise to my gentle readers (and the few rough ones as well) that I […]

More Writers’ Blogs and Resources


Another Friday, another list of writers’ blogs and online resources: The Writing Runner: According to the About write up: “I’m a writer in my 20s who also loves to run, and I’ve been having trouble doing both lately. This blog is my attempt to get back into the groove in both departments, hopefully before my […]

February AW Blogroll: Love vs. Romance


Welcome to the February AW Blogroll. Lets start with the rules: It (the blogroll)can be themed or not. This one will be. The first person just makes a post on their blog. The person following will take some element from the previous blogger and make their own post, including that element. Please link back to […]