Processing Fictional Trauma: 11:59 Edition

Bringing myself to write this article has been more difficult than I was anticipating. For someone that writes a weekly article on processing fictional trauma, one would think that Iโ€™d be more effective at processing my own fictional trauma, but this week was really and truly harder than most for a variety of reasons. Getting... Continue Reading →


Processing Fictional Trauma: March Hiatus Edition

MASSIVE SPOILERS FOR ARROW 4x08 & 4x15 and LEGENDS OF TOMORROW 1x06 READ AT YOUR OWN RISK I posted my first article on fictional trauma back in December after the Fl/Arrow crossover. It was the first time I'd really seen fictional trauma grab hold of fandom in real time, and I was really blown away... Continue Reading →

PhD Work/Life Balance: Does it Exist?

As of June 1, 2015, I have completed all my coursework and passed my doctoral comprehensive examination, and am officially ABD. All thatโ€™s standing between me and that fancy pants PhD is a dissertation. Iโ€™ve been working towards it for two and a half years, and now it is time. But in this unstructured time... Continue Reading →

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