Why the Twilight franchise is teaching young girls horrible lessons.

I'll admit it: I enjoy the Twilight series.I own all the books and have attended midnight showings of all the movies so far. They're not spectacularly well written, some of the plot devices are stupid, and, frankly, alot of the characters suck. I can't really logically quantify what's fun about them for me, but for … Continue reading Why the Twilight franchise is teaching young girls horrible lessons.

Happy Fall!

Happy first-day-of-fall! (Two days late, I know, but who can come to a party on a Thursday?)There were pumpkins. And caramel apples.And beautiful pregnant ladies.And heated debates.And laughter.And girlfriends packed into the bathroom for a mini-photo shoot.And twirling.And cheesy self-portraits.It was Autumn, and incessant piped the quails from shocks and sheaves, And, like living coals, … Continue reading Happy Fall!