From The Archives: “One Girl in all The World”

July 12th, 2011
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While I’m on vacation this week, I’m diving into my archives for a look at some of my favorite old posts. You voted on what you want to see, and this is the result. The following was originally published in June of 2010. Enjoy! I tweeted this the other day: “I think I’m completely over […]

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“One girl in all the world…”

June 9th, 2010

I tweeted this the other day: “I think I’m completely over DESTINY as a plot device.” I expanded it a little more to say, “Destiny, Fate, Birthright… all are too often used as a crutch for legitimate character development.” But what do I mean? Well, in looking at another hundred or so queries today with […]

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The Big Bad

May 6th, 2010

Continuing the fascinating conversation from yesterday, I want to talk Bad Guys. (Like Spike over there. Swoon.) And despite my choice of image for this post, not lovable bad guys, but the truly evil, the really horrible, and the must-be-vanquished. If I were to continue to cite only examples from Buffy, I’d be talking about […]

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