Article Archive

Use the links below to browse the blog post you’re looking for. Posts made earlier than February 2019 will redirect you to my old blog on Google…don’t worry, all posts are written by me.

Discussion Topics

The Evolution of Jon Arbuckle: A Fan Study of the World’s Most Loved Geek
The Hobbes Debate: Is Calvin and Hobbes’ stuffed protagonist real?
How to Fix Garfield
How To Get Kids To Not Hate Reading: A Former Student’s Perspective
Is J.K. Rowling a Bad Author for Not Writing Enough Representation?
J.K. Rowling vs. The Fandom: Are Keyboard Warriors Needlessly Hurting Authors?
In Defense of Dumbledore
The “Missing Father” Trope: Other Ways Writers Can Handle Deadbeat Dads
Reviewing the Polly Pocket Movies (screen centered)
Should Christians Read Thrillers?
Should we criticize books for having triggers?
Should Writers be Unique or Write to Sell?
Six Things I See Way Too Much Of In Modern Stories
Six More Things I’m Tired of Seeing in Modern Stories
Top 8 Fictional Teachers
What’s wrong with chick lit, anyway?
When Do Endings Ruin Books?
Why Are Memoirs So Popular?
Why I Disagree with Feminist Challenges of Fairy Tales
Why is Hating on Nice Characters Becoming Cool? (screen centered)
Your Complete Guide to Being a Potterhead
11 Fun Facts about Garfield

Special Series

Book Tours: Exploring the real-life locations behind books
Luckiest Girl Alive
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing series

Writing Wednesday
I Completed NaNoWriMo for the First Time…And Won!
Keeping a Travel Journal
Review: The Happy Book
Strategies to Make Readers Laugh
Why write a memoir?: A how-to

Stories of My Childhood– a 2019 series
The Adventures of Captain Underpants
Amazing Days of Abby Hayes
Amelia’s Notebook
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Chrysanthemum
Go, Dog, Go
Just Grandma and Me
Kirsten series (American Girl)
Pig William
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing