Fall is officially here which means we are smack dab in the middle of the fall book season. I’ve just reached my 50th book mark in my 50 Book Pledge for 2016 (YAS!) which means that my self-imposed book buying ban has ended. (I’ve already purchased some new books and they are currently in transit.) One of my main goals this year was to read … Continue reading Book Musings: Part Trois
If you turn on your television on any given the day of the week you’re sure to find a television show that is based on a comic book and its characters. This increase comic book based shows have reached a new height not seen in live action television before. These shows come in many different forms: amazing ones, good ones, campy ones, ones that follow … Continue reading Ultimate Superhero Showdown 2016
What’s a better name for these reviews? Books Musings or Book Roundup? We’re almost at the halfway point of the year. Can you believe it? I can’t. This is going to be a mega-review with a total of 10.5 books instead of the usual five. It’s quite a graphic novel/comic book heavy. I find that graphic novels can act as a palette cleanser of … Continue reading Book Musings?
May 16 – 20 An undercurrent of hope ran through the superhero-riddled lane this week. From Oliver Queen realizing the power of hope to Barry Allen who had a little too much hope, to the Agents of SHIELD trying to rediscover hope, and the not so Legends of Tomorrow seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. You know the rules: 5 shows (now … Continue reading Superhero Showdown #17
May 9 – 13 Left or right. Yes or no. Up or down. The decisions we make may not always have the outcome we desire. We can try and control all the differing variables of the situation, we can make educated guesses, we can even try to tip the scales in our favour, but sometimes the outcomes are never what we expected. Our heroes faced … Continue reading Superhero Showdown #16
May 2 – 6 “Doubt thou the stars are fire, doubt that the sun doth move, doubt truth to be a liar, but never doubt I love.” (Well, unless you’re Ray Palmer, then you should probably reconsider considering your relationship track record.) Doubt played upon the minds of all our heroes this week on the superhero-riddled lane of television and my, did it take a … Continue reading Superhero Showdown #15
I’m a fairly new comic book reader. I only started getting into them about two years ago and have been slowly inching my way into them and have only just scratched the surface. I’m still trying to get a lay of the land and it is a lot of area to cover. In the debate between Marvel and DC comics, I am a Marvel girl. … Continue reading Comics I’m Currently Reading