• A-Z Challenge,  Character Relationships

    K is for Katniss and Snow

      Yes, it’s K day, and time for a perfect character relationship. This time, it’s Katniss Everdeen and President Snow from The Hunger Games.   Perfect?!? How is this relationship perfect? Well, Katniss and Snow fall into the enemy category. Personally, I love enemy relationships. I think they are dreadfully intriguing. Enemies can know each other so well, but from such an odd angle. They can be obsessive, and understand one another’s inner workings better than any friend or family member.   And Katniss and Snow are, to me, perfect enemies because they go beyond suspicion and lies, turning that on its head to the point where their enemyship is…

  • Character Relationships,  Reviews

    The Perfect Character Relationship: The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

    So I just finished listening to Forever in Blue: The Fourth Summer of the Sisterhood. I haven’t read Sisterhood Everlasting yet, but since I’ve finished the original quartet of stories, I thought I’d talk about these girls. As I listened to the final summer unfold for these girls, I started thinking about why I love these stories so much. There are a lot of good things about these books, but the reason why I really love this series is simple. I think the relationship between Carmen, Lena, Tibby, and Bridget is perfect. I was surprised by my attachment to this series. I don’t normally connect with contemporary stories too much,…

  • Character Relationships,  Film,  Me,  Writing

    The Perfect Character Relationship

    I am a picky reader.  I love reading, but it does not happen very often that I am totally satisfied with a book.  I am also a big movie watcher, and the same goes for film.  I think my brain is just too active for my own good…I can never just let the plot and the characters go on as they please.  I always have to think of how else it could go, too. But every so often, a magical thing happens.  I am completely happy with the way things turn out in a particular movie or film.  The plot or the characters are just perfect, and I feel so…