Are you a Harry Potter fan? I am(Hufflepuff pride!), so when I first heard rumors of there being another HP story written by J.K. Rowling coming to a bookshelf near me, I got very excited. Another HP novel set nineteen years after the Battle of Hogwarts? Sounds awesome! But I’m here to tell you why it’s not awesome. I’m here to enlighten you as to why Harry Potter and The Cursed Child is a sham and you’d be better off just reading the cliff notes version. Sit back, relax, and prepare to be disappointed, this week’s In My Opinion Review is about Harry Potter and The Cursed Child by Jack Thorne.
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Ready to hear about the craziest novel I’ve ever read? Great! This week’s In My Opinion Review is on Kafka on The Shore by Haruki Murakami.
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I had an epiphany the other night about my writing efforts as of late. I’ve been pouring my time into my favorite short stories, editing them ruthlessly, while outlining others here and there and taking my time bringing them to life. This entire year I’ve almost exclusively focused on cranking out short stories, with only a few weeks of work put towards my novel. I’ve wanted to build up my portfolio and have more short stories to show agents and publishers, since when this year began I’d sold all of my work and had nothing to show potential editors. Continue reading “It. Is. Over.”
This past week unforeseen events destroyed my plans for the near future. I was basically ninja kicked in the throat by life, which isn’t how I enjoy spending my time. So, instead of focusing on nothing but writing, I got to focus on my always fragile health. Hooray!
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Anyone remember this guy? He’s concept art from my novel that I was working on a while back. Why am I showing you this now, you ask? Good question…
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Another In My Opinion review coming at you! This post I’ll be talking about a fantastic novel that I can’t wait to see turned into a movie. Ernest Cline is a true 80s lover, and he did an excellent job of bringing back the unique culture of the 80s in the best possible way in Ready Player One.
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