Category Archives: writing about writing

End of the year

Hey! 2012 is over! It was pretty good, right? There were a lot of movies, music, television, books, articles, exciting things to see and watch and listen to. And now that the year is over, I am reading the lists … Continue reading

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Housekeeping note

That magazine article thing I was doing? Fun, but sort of clogged up this blog since I was doing it every week. So now I have moved it over to Tumblr: thearticleoftheweek.tumblr.com Tell your friends!

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In which I nerd out.

You may not know that much about me, but one thing I really love is writing. And writers. And most especially, writing about culture, and thus, culture writers. Don’t get me wrong – I love journalism in general, especially good, … Continue reading

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Never let go

I spent this past Saturday consuming media from the late 90s – Hellmouth Happy Hour was Graduation Day, Part 2, from 1999, and then I promptly went to the movie theater to see Titanic in 3D. I had never seen … Continue reading

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Really good job you’re doing

It was Jim’s birthday this weekend, and we went to go see A Dangerous Method on Friday. It was…kind of ridiculous? Like, really campy? Which no one had warned me about. Lots of people showing up in each other’s doorways … Continue reading

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Analogous

SFJ wrote this thing in the New Yorker about Drake and Take Care. Some nice points, and some nice writing (some day, soon, I will write about Take Care, probably), but he also tried to say that Drake : Lil … Continue reading

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A likely excuse

        NaNoWriMo! This is a thing I am doing. I have the month of November to write a novel of 50,000 (or more!), and I have started and I am totally making this happen. October 31, I … Continue reading

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A post between two posts

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Following up, and something I have in common with Justin Bieber

I am going home for the weekend, and putting off packing, so some quick things. Remember Olivia Wilde? Remember how she’s THE BOMB? Well, then the New York Times wrote this insanely great article, which provides more proof that she’s … Continue reading

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Mission Statement

“Actually, all day I’ve been really excited about seeing the play, but I’ve been even more exciting about getting to read the reviews after.” ~ Me, Saturday night, after the play

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