Monthly Archives: January 2012

Teen Movie Times: Saved!

Hey there, Internets! Time for the next in the series of Teen Comedy Movie Thinky Thoughts. So far: Bring It On This one got super long. My fingers are neglecting to fing. Also, my friend Roz Kaveney kindly gave me … Continue reading

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Teen Movie Times: Bring It On

Kia ora, Internets! I was going to do a post on Teen Comedy Movies with Serious Messages, but it, uh, it kinda grew! So now it’s a series. On the list so far: Bend It Like Beckham Bring It On … Continue reading

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Daniel Vettori is a Vampire

This is Daniel Vettori. He plays cricket* for New Zealand. He is also a vampire. Karen, you say, this is a startling claim! However did you arrive at this conclusion? Internets, I say, allow me to make my case. Exhibit … Continue reading

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Three Things For A Post

Three things, internets! 1: When We Wake First pass pages: SUCCESS [Transcript: A pile of printer paper bound with heavy duty rubber bands, many post-it flags indicating changes in the top left corner. The top page reads WHEN WE WAKE … Continue reading

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Sromancing the Stone

Bromances! We know them, right? Those boys who would do anything for each other, who would die or kill for each other, who, even in the depths of their hatred for each other, are linked by their broish passion. Sometimes … Continue reading

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Resolution

Karen’s New Year Resolutions, All About Writing And Reading, Because She Is A Nerd: 1: Read all of Shakespeare’s plays that I haven’t read. Even the really boring history plays that go on forever and everyone is named after their … Continue reading

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And STAY out.

Good morning, Internets, and a very happy new year to you. I had planned to go to Christchurch and join friends for New Year’s Eve, but the recent quake and heavy aftershocks prompted a schedule change. Instead, I brought in … Continue reading

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Best of 2011

My parents are on a trip this week, which is FABULOUS. I mean. I love them. I love spending time with them. But my Dad has spent his married life making the family meals, and he’s got the menu down … Continue reading

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