It doesn’t really matter what I’m doing, or when I’m doing it, I will always make time to watch one of Hayao Miyazaki’s movies. His movies just speak to me, as cliché as that sounds; the characters are so tangible, the stories are captivating, and the animation is truly magnificent. Miyazaki has always taken a […]Read more "Funday Friday: Miyazaki Madness"
Graham Moore’s Oscar acceptance speech on Sunday was, by far, one of the best moments from this year’s award show. His speech inspired hope and comfort, as well as community, especially for those who have always felt incongruous. For me, Moore’s speech definitely struck a nerve. I don’t like writing sob stories and making myself […]Read more "“Stay Weird, Stay Different.”"
Surprisingly, I really enjoyed The Oscars this year. yes, Neil Patrick Harris was no Ellen, but as a whole, I thought that the whole award show was enjoyable. There were many brilliantly executed moment, tear-jerking moments, and wtf moments, but that’s what made it all so entertaining. And hey, I got to live-tweet for the […]Read more "The Oscars Recap: My Favorite Moments from Hollywood’s Biggest Night"
Ahh, the 90s. What a great time to grow up! Granted, I’m biased, considering I was born in ’92, but I wouldn’t wish for anything else. The 90s were just an excellent time for movies, video games, and TV shows, which made me into the woman I am today. To pay homage to this great […]Read more "Funday Friday: Flashback Edition"
It’s been years since I’ve watch anime consecutively, but there are a few things I remember distinctly: The lavish hair and clothing of each character The settings and plotlines The action and the yelling If one anime encompassed all these qualities, it would definitely be Dragonball Z. Being a 90s kid, I was very much […]Read more "Anime: A Grandiose Dramaturgy"
As much as I have been pushing off this post, I think now is a great time to put my thoughts into the mix. My decision to speak up was inspired by a pin from Pinterest, nonetheless: When I first saw this, I was really upset by it, for so many reasons. First of all, […]Read more "Reconfigure: Changing the Way the World Sees Geeks and Fandoms"
Tomorrow’s Valentine’s Day, and whether or not you’re in to that sort of thing, you’ve got to admit that it is a nice bright spot in a dank winter. I know V-Day can be a somewhat bittersweet holiday, but never fear! mckelodeon and Nerdy by Nature are here to help you have the most perfect […]Read more "Funday Friday: Valentine’s Day Edition"