Can We Still Enjoy Harry Potter? | Discussion

Can We Still Enjoy Harry Potter? | Discussion

Hello friends! I'm back from my long and frankly, unplanned blogging hiatus, but this topic really got me wanting to write again. I've been thinking and reading a lot about JKR and how people are responding to the author's transphobia. It's something that we've been aware of for a while, but perhaps could ignore a [...]

Rereading Harry Potter | The Philosopher’s Stone: ‘Harry – yer a wizard’

Rereading Harry Potter | The Philosopher’s Stone: ‘Harry – yer a wizard’

I reread Harry Potter a few months ago and I have finally gotten round to writing down my thoughts. It's been about 10 years since I read the series last Rereading Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is an experience that is much like finding an old, comfortable chair to sit in. Although not my introduction [...]

November Wrap Up: Magicians, British TV and some Christmas Entertainment

Hello, hello, it feels like I just did my last wrap up (well, because I did just do it but shuuuush). November has been a bit quiet on the blogging front, but I think I'm finally getting back into a routine of writing (and if nothing else, I have numerous *ideas* for blog posts). Although [...]