Manga Monday

Manga Monday #14: How to Choose a Manga

There's a lot of manga out there.  Finding a good manga to read, it's not much different than finding something new to binge on Hulu or Netflix, or shuffling through the many and varied book trilogies out there. We all have our own combinations of what requirements a show/book/manga/movie has to meet to get us to… Continue reading Manga Monday #14: How to Choose a Manga

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Manga Monday #13: McCranie in Space

Holy schnikes, how is this the thirteenth week of posting?!  How many times am I going to be shocked that I'm actually doing my job?  Probably pretty often. Another thing that I'm repeating:  Manga Monday isn't just manga.  Really, it's simply the word that worked with the alliteration idea I use for themed posts each… Continue reading Manga Monday #13: McCranie in Space

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Manga Monday #11: 3 Things that Make Parfait Tic!’s Clichés Unique

If you've read any young adult fiction, you've come upon their tropes.  If you've read tons of YA fiction (like me), then you've probably been sufficiently buried in them.  Now, clichés or tropes are what they are--you know, used to death--because they're effective.  Especially in poorly written literature, they keep you reading for a just a bit… Continue reading Manga Monday #11: 3 Things that Make Parfait Tic!’s Clichés Unique

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Manga Monday #10: Finding Your True Colors

Next year is my ten year high school reunion.  That's insane!  TEN YEARS.  I've really almost been out of high school that long?  I mean, it feels forever ago, but at the same time it feels like yesterday. Could that partly be due to the fact that I married my best friend from high school? George,… Continue reading Manga Monday #10: Finding Your True Colors