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Alex McCarron
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New Blog Announcement!
Hey guys! So after a bit of thought and three months' worth of blogger's block, I've decided that it's time to switch sites. I love this blog, and I'm a little sad to be leaving it behind, but a change of scenery is in order. You can find my new WordPress b...

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Review: The Four Seasons of Brambly Hedge
   I don’t know if I’ve mentioned it on the blog before, but I love picture books. Super-detailed, nature-inspired, Beatrix-Potter-esque ones especially. So I expected to like the Brambly Hedge books, which are pretty much the definition of “super-detailed,...

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Book Pile: Comics Edition
I was incredibly snooty about comics when I was younger, so I didn’t read my first graphic novel ( In Real Life by Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang)  until last year. Right now I’m mostly devouring superhero comics, and while my reading has been pretty one-sided ...

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Publication News: "A Forest of Bones"
  Back in November, I blogged about my short story Twelve Dancing Princesses retelling, “A Forest of Bones”. Since then I’ve rewritten it at least four times, and went from liking it to loving it to hating it and back to liking it again. This story put me t...

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The Power of Words Tag
Loads of love go to Abbie for nominating me. Nothing makes me happier than just the right combination of words, so this should be lots of fun! Guidelines: ~ Thank the person who nominated you and give a link to their blog. ~ Answer the original 6 text-theme...

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Taking Stock: May 2016
Reading: Going Postal , possibly my favorite Terry Pratchett book of all time; The Wild Girl by Kate Forsyth, Outlander by Diana Gabaldon, and a bunch of comics. I’m finally dipping into Marvel and loving it, especially Daredevil. Also Jeffrey Brown’s Star ...

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Not a Post
Just letting you all know that the blog is undergoing a makeover, so expect things to look rough for the next few days/weeks. Hopefully I'll have the new template figured out and be back to posting regular-ishly before too long.

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Cool Stuff
1.) Finals are over. 2.) A blog post I wrote, “6 Amazing Antiheroines” is up at The Fangirl Initiative. TFI is a site full of articles about tons of different fandoms, and I’m so happy that I got a chance to contribute. You can find out more about TFI here ...

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Taking Stock: November 2016
via via via   Christmas is coming--and so is the end of the semester. Things are starting to look up.    Dreading: Finals. They’re never as bad as I think they’ll be; the anxiety leading up to them is actually worse. This semester, though, I have a cumulati...
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