I Love Fanfiction

Call me a nerd, but I love it. I love to read fanfiction, and, on occasion, I write it. So, what the heck is fanfiction? Just what it sounds like: it’s fans borrowing characters from TV shows, movies, and books, and playing with them for a little while. The characters’ “real” stories spark creativity in […]

Growing Pains

Remember that show from the 80s, with Kirk Cameron, Alan Thicke and Tracey Gold: Growing Pains? I loved that show. I wanted to be Carol Seaver, except that I always though Mike was too cute; he was a loveable troublemaker. Whenever I think about my kids growing up, I think of that show. The Girl. […]

Buggin’ Out

What is it with Hollywood people and bugs?! Why is it that sci-fi peeps think they need to use creepy-crawlies to give people the creepy-crawlies?! I can handle zombies and mutants.  Snakes don’t bother me. Even spiders aren’t all that bad.  But something about cockroaches — or anything that looks or crawls like them — […]