Category Archives: Television

What We Left Behind – Truly Unparalleled

From the opening notes of the Max Grodenchik’s fabulous, I left my Quark… and Captain Sisco to the last moment of the credits, and beyond into the creators’ panel, the Deep Space Nine Documentary was absolutely perfect – there simply is … Continue reading

Posted in fandom, Television | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Updates and More Updates

The arrival of The Pollening, and thoughts on The OA… and yet another invitation to ask me anything! Continue reading

Posted in Aftermath, Life, Television, Uncategorized, Use'ara, Writing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Fanfic is Fanon of a Different Color

30 Days of Fanfiction, day 13 Do you prefer canon or fanon when you write? Has writing fanfic for a fandom changed the way you see some or even all of the original source material? The answer to this question … Continue reading

Posted in Books, fandom, Television, Writing | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Right Where They Are Meant To Be

30 Days Of Fanfiction, Day 5 If you have ever had a character try to push their way into a fic, whether your “muse” or not, what did you do about it? My brain generally doesn’t do crossovers. I don’t … Continue reading

Posted in fandom, Television, Writing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

No Single Muse

30 Days of Fanfiction. Day 4: Do you have a “muse” character, that speaks to you more than others, or that tries to push their way in, even when the fic isn’t about them? Who are they, and why did … Continue reading

Posted in fandom, Television, Writing | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Does Fandom Mirror Society?

Well, it seems that no one took me up on my AMA last week.  No one had any burning questions or even little curiosities that they wanted satisfied, so… that leave me with a bit of a conundrum as to … Continue reading

Posted in fandom, Life, Television | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

A Month Late and Several Dollars Short

Happy New Year everyone!  Yes, I know we’re a month in already, but I was a tiny bit busy at the beginning of the year. So, let’s see about bringing the blog up to speed… Star Trek the Cruise III … Continue reading

Posted in Butterfly Raven, fandom, Life, Television, Use'ara, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

‘Once’ Chicago, Fandoms, Conventions, and Star Trek.

Thoughts after attending my first Once Upon a Time Convention after many many years of Creation’s Trek conventions. Continue reading

Posted in fandom, Movies, Television, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Thorns In the Garden of Roses

October 27th’s episode of ABC’s Once Upon A Time, entitled Beauty brought the series-long back and forth that is Rumbelle’s relationship to its ‘final conclusion.’ We saw them live out their life together, happily, blissfully peaceful and so obviously deeply, … Continue reading

Posted in Television, Writing | 1 Comment

True Blue – A Language Equation

The other day, as I was scrolling through Facebook and Twitter, I came across a link to this article in a tweet by Anson Mount (@ansonmount) – thank you kindly, sir, for the inspiration – and it started me thinking … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Movies, Television, Use'ara | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment