• SHORTLIST UPDATE:
    – Stories To Date Q4/20

    SHORTLIST UPDATE: This is my first update and I’ve added four more titles to date and die into. I’m still primarily interested in stories with paranormal or supernatural ingredients, but any story will peak my interest if it’s either a great story (allegedly), or one that’s been hugely successful. Tacky,…

  • THE FIRST DATE:
    – Shadowhunters

    AS IT TURNS out, Cassandra Clare’s Shadowhunter Chronicles have been adapted for the screen twice. First in the film Mortal Instruments: City of Bones from 2014, and then again in the tv-series Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments that premiered in 2016 and ran for three seasons. In this post, I’m about…

  • SHORTLIST:
    – Titles to Read, Watch & Play

    IT’S OFFICIAL! I have started a shortlist of titles I have chosen to delve into during my storytelling exploits. I decided to pick four titles from the results I got when I was searching for vampires. I also decided to only look at stories in films or tv-series to begin…

  • CHECK IT OUT:
    The Shadowhunter Chronicles

    CASSANDRA CLARE’S Shadowhunter Chronicles are the stories behind  Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments. This is a 55-episode (!) Netflix/Disney/ABC production that ran over three seasons. It premiered in 2016 and is available for streaming on Netflix now. I had never heard of the Shadowhunters before, but the title came up while…

  • THE FIRST FOUR:
    Let’s Get the Party Started!

    WELL, KOTTAMMIT! I had no idea there were so many books, films and shows about vampires out there! When I said I’d take a few days to shortlist vampire titles and make my picks, I don’t know what I’d expected, but it sure as Hel wasn’t to be drowning in…

  • VAMPIRES:
    Sexy As Sin or Boring Bullies?

    RIGHT, LET’S TALK about vampires, shall we? Let me start by asking this: Do you fancy them? It’s a serious question. I’m genuinely interested in hearing both from people who love vampires and those who don’t. You’re more than welcome to let me know how you feel and why, either…