Sunday Mise en Place (June 5 to 11, ‘017)

Welcome to another round of the Sunday Mise en Place.  The weekly series is where I get to pour it all out, from what is happening in my world to my blog.  Anyways, this is going to be a quickie today so let’s get right into what is going on… What’s Going On- I had…

Sunday Mise en Place (May 1 to 7, ‘017)

Happy Sunday, another week down.  And, what a week we had!  It was Star Wars day, Free Comic Book Day, and the release of the highly anticipated Guardians of the Galaxy.  I started this geek-centric week with a visit to Calgary Comic Expo last Sunday.  Blogging my Comicon experience live was a fun success but,…

Sunday Mise en Place (Apr. 3 to 9, ‘017)

Happy Sunday all of you amazing, wonderful people.  Welcome back to the Mise en Place where we talk about what is going on in my little world, and my little blog.  I’m a bit groggy this morning after a late night of writing, and a small child crawling into our bed at 3 this morning….

Sunday Mise en Place (Mar. 6 to 26, ‘017)

Well hello there.  It’s time to get this train moving again after an unexpected hiatus.  There is no better way for the G.O.B. to get going than a good ol’ Mise en Place.  I apologize to my friends and followers who have missed my posts.  After I threw an epic tea party in honour of Alice’s Adventures…

Sunday Mise en Place (Feb.27 to Mar. 5, ‘017)

It’s Sunday again?  It’s like it’s Sunday every week.  Which means it is time once again for the Green Onion Blog Mise en Place.  A weekly post on the what’s new, what’s happening, and what’s coming.  For a week that I wasn’t sure how to approach seven days ago, this ended up being a pretty…

Audiobooks: Subscriptions and Costs

I was going to do a review on A Once Crowded Sky today but, something is bugging me and I thought my booknerd community could help.  Recently, with the winter taming off I started going for my evening walks again.  After the kids go to bed I trek out into the world and enjoy some…

Analyzing Character Archetypes: The Seductress

Love her, or hate her, the seductress is an effective character across all media.  Society has given this femme fatale a bad reputation.  Her open sexuality, and using her image for manipulative means have put a black mark on her character.  Modern society keeps telling her it is not okay to flaunt her sensuality, and…

The 7 Things We Need of the Sequel

Sequels are the big money maker in the entertainment industry today.  Franchises are being built with every new year and our favorite stories are continuing on.  Bringing us new exciting stories with established characters that we have fallen for.  With every sequel, creators run the risk of devaluing what the consumers loved in the first…