Blue Lily, Lily Blue: Why Maggie Stiefvater’s Writing is Special to Me.

Blue was perfectly aware that it was possible to have a friendship that wasn’t all-encompassing, that wasn’t blinding, deafening, maddening, quickening. It was just that now that she’d had this kind, she didn’t want the other. “What are you doing this afternoon?” my husband asked. “I’m reading Blue Lily, Lily Blue, the third book in […]

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Hope Has (Super Mega) Power!

Power Rangers — my son can tell you everything about them. He will dissect personality strengths and weaknesses, episodic character arcs with thoughtfulness rarely displayed in five year old boys. But ask him about the Pink Ranger and he will blush, and smile, and then maybe if your timing is right he’ll show you his […]

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