Setting Archive : Virginia

(I try to break stuff down by place and time. Doesnt always work but there you go)

The Dream Thieves
The Dream Thieves by Maggie Stiefvater

Part of my RIP VIII reading. Book 2 in The Raven Cycle In the first book we learned that Blue […]

The Raven Boys
The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

Blue is the daughter of a psychic. A non-psychic in a family of those with the gift. But she does […]

Rainbow Pie

a memoir of Redneck America ISBN: 9781846272578 It happens perhaps once of twice every August: a deep West Virginia sundown […]

Whip it!

Dir: Drew Barrymore
Writ: Shauna Cross, based on her novel

Bliss Cavender works at a typical American diner, under her mother’s guidance she does pageants, and she goes to school. It isn’t an ideal life. She wants out. One day, while out shopping she sees some local roller derby girls and wants to investigate. Herself and best friend Pash pretend to be going to see the local football team but instead head for the roller derby, and before you know it Bliss is trying out for a team.

Can I just say that I loved this film. It was teh awesome!