Monthly Archives: October 2012

Fancy faces. Spooky spaces.

As Halloween night comes to a close, take one last look at some top-notch pumpkin carving with this Storify. http://storify.com/haleystarheels/fancy-faces-spooky-spaces-1  

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Disney Grabs Lucasfilm

Disney officially bought Lucasfilm. Yes. Disney bought the massive Star Wars franchise from George Lucas to add it to their growing collection of huge companies. The final price tag for the deal was 4 billion dollars. Disney didn’t buy Lucasfilm for … Continue reading

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A Ghostly Villanelle

Ghosts will hide, flicker  and float They long to feel the warmth of pain, But from this world they’re forbidden to dote. Spirits torn from hosts of life and throat, With transparency they bow in shame Ghosts will hide, flicker  … Continue reading

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The Great Contamination (part 2)

In honor of the impending flu season, I bring you my ridiculous true story, “The Great Contamination,” from a few years ago.  It’s guaranteed to be an entertaining read for the non-germophobes out there, who will think I’m crazy. (Part … Continue reading

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The Great Contamination (part 1)

In honor of the impending flu season, I bring you my ridiculous true story, “The Great Contamination,” from a few years ago.  It’s guaranteed to be an entertaining read for the non-germophobes out there, who will think I’m crazy. “Come … Continue reading

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Commercialism and Gum on Your Shoe

“Disney World, Disney World–commercialism and gum on your shoe!”– Traditional folk song. Some terrible news here—Lucasfilm LTD has just been snatched up by the traditional purloiners of any good ideas that can be milked for all they’re worth. First they grabbed … Continue reading

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The Bag of Candy Corn (part four)

October 31, 10:00 pm As I told you on the twenty-fifth, Jenna finally crossed the line that day.  She uttered the words candy corn, and I heard her.  And so, this Hallowe’en night, I put my plan into action. We … Continue reading

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That time of year: Not everyone’s excited for homecoming

Not everyone likes when homecoming time rolls around.

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Azure

Azure is the delicately veined wings of a fairy sprite, Transparent in the enchanted sun. It’s a moment of elapsing quiet, Before the moody Heavens split with current. Azure is the rarest pencil, Shrunken with artist’s love. It feels the … Continue reading

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I’m in love with “Shakespeare in Love”

I know I’m a little behind the times here.  After all, “Shakespeare in Love” was released in 1998.  But, having watched it three times in the last twenty-four hours, I feel it deserves a blog post. “Shakespeare in Love” was … Continue reading

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