Monster Reviews! Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (PG-13)!

[Editor’s Note: There are some possible SPOILERS in the review below. You have been warned!] “People change after a while, and they’re no longer who you once knew.” Those words, written by Newt Scamander, in his text Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, do indeed imply that you – or another person you know… Read More Monster Reviews! Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (PG-13)!

Severus Snape, Colonel Brandon, and the Impeccable Alan Rickman

By Shauna Collier Guest Contributor Alan Rickman passed away today after a battle with cancer. I didn’t know him personally so I don’t grieve for him the way his closest friends and family must, but I can appreciate and thank him for bringing some of my favorite literary characters to life in the most marvelous… Read More Severus Snape, Colonel Brandon, and the Impeccable Alan Rickman

JK and Jordan or Risking Greatness in Pursuit of Being Even Greater

Greatness is a word that is thrown around far too often these days. The greatest this, and the greatest that; Tiger Words is the world’s greatest golfer. Oh wait, never mind. Breaking Bad was the greatest television drama (true), or the new Star Wars movie will be the greatest episode ever (false). Shoot, you can… Read More JK and Jordan or Risking Greatness in Pursuit of Being Even Greater

More Than a Theme Park: Harry Potter Comes Alive at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

The desire of youth is perhaps one of the most common themes of adulthood. And the desire of adulthood is perhaps the most common theme of youth. Clearly we are a fickle species, ever obsessing about time, and constantly desiring to be that which we cannot. Few things unlock these desires like that of a… Read More More Than a Theme Park: Harry Potter Comes Alive at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter