my favorite fictional romantic moments.

source. Since I haven't posted anything gushy and fandom-related in a while, I thought I'd write this post to fangirl over some of my favorite fictional couples. Although I dislike most romance novels (as in, stories that are totally centered around a romantic relationship), there are many, many fictional couples that I wholeheartedly ship. And … Continue reading my favorite fictional romantic moments.

five things writers can learn from Lost.

source. Hey, guys! I've been recently watching a lot of the TV show Lost (currently in one season with my family and another on my own--can be a tad disorienting, but very fun). While I fully plan to write a blog post (or posts) about my thoughts on the show (and especially its characters), I … Continue reading five things writers can learn from Lost.

beyond star trek: Leonard Nimoy in ‘Mission: Impossible’

This blog post was written for the Beyond Star Trek Blogathon hosted by Hamlette's Soliloquy and The Midnite Drive-In. Click the links to see the full list of blogathon posts! Leonard Nimoy = Spock. Spock = Leonard Nimoy. But before I knew who Spock was, I'd already been blown away by Leonard Nimoy's mesmerizing, precise … Continue reading beyond star trek: Leonard Nimoy in ‘Mission: Impossible’

why I love Shawn Spencer (but not Peter Quill)

(source #1) (source #2) "Um...Eva?" you might say after reading the title of this blog post.  "What exactly do these two characters have in common?" Well, they're both snarky, wisecracking problem solvers who've lost their mother (one to divorce, the other to death) and have an affinity for all things 80's.  Additionally, both Shawn Spencer … Continue reading why I love Shawn Spencer (but not Peter Quill)