Rant on Newbery Awards + Review: Moon Over Manifext

Usually, when I see a book with a Newbery medal, I'm skeptical of the contents.  Although Newbery medal or honor winners are said to be the "most distinguished [contributions] to American literature for children," my own experience as a student who had to read way too many of them is that there was always something wrong … Continue reading Rant on Newbery Awards + Review: Moon Over Manifext

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Figgies Take the TARDIS

An unfinished work featuring the Figgies, the Third Doctor, the Brigadier, and Sarah Jane. Figgies Take the TARDIS (by Allison Rose) Chapter One "Where's the Doctor?"  Cece Ryder asked incredulously, looking around the TARDIS control room uncertainly.  That tweed-wearing, flippy-haired, bowtie-adoring Time Lord whom she'd been accompanying for the last few months was nowhere to … Continue reading Figgies Take the TARDIS

Grammer nazism?

This is a re-post of an old article I wrote on an older blog.  Readers beware.  It contains profound notions, rant material, and a pinch of immaturity.  I've edited it a little, just for the sake of strengthening my points. The grammar nazi logo. Some terms that people use out here on the worldwide web … Continue reading Grammer nazism?