Books, Movies, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

Baycon and Aladdin

This long weekend was all about Baycon and Aladdin. I attended David Brin's interview in Baycon and got my copy signed from him. He is a scientist and a hard sci-fi writer. He has won 2 Hugo awards and Nebula awards. If you like the idea of dolphins in space, you should read his books.… Continue reading Baycon and Aladdin

Movies

Game of Thrones Finale : Rant

This post is full of spoilers so if you have not watched the finale of Game of Thrones, please come back to this post later. I saw the last episode yesterday and was furious. The plot was getting ridiculous right after the books ended but I still had some hopes. Last night's episode was a… Continue reading Game of Thrones Finale : Rant

Books, Movies, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy, Uncategorized

Thoughts on Crimes of Grindelwald

I watched the new Fantastic Beasts movie - The Crimes of Grindelwald on the day it was released, as you can expect from me. I then read the screenplay book the very next day. I did not get time to blog about it as I was traveling. Now that I am back, I have plenty… Continue reading Thoughts on Crimes of Grindelwald

Movies, Parenting, Thinking out loud

Disney, Fairy Tales and Feminism

I wanted to write a blog post about this topic for a long time now. I couldn't find enough time to blog, thanks to the hectic work schedule in the new team. I spent most of my free time this month in cleaning the house and applying minimalism techniques I learnt in some of these… Continue reading Disney, Fairy Tales and Feminism

Books, Mexico, Movies, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

Books and Movies on Mexico

For our next vacation, we have been planning to visit Mexico so I gathered all the books I had on Mexico in my TBR pile.I have been to the west coast of Mexico and this time the plan is to visit the east coast which has Mayan Ruins. Here the books that I am planning… Continue reading Books and Movies on Mexico

Books, Movies, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

Scott Pilgrim Graphic Novels

Last month, I finally finished all the Scott Pilgrim graphic novels in the series by Bryan Lee O Malley. I started this series 7 years back when the movie first came out. I read 2 books and then never read the others. I was recently searching for a movie when I noticed Scott Pilgrim movie… Continue reading Scott Pilgrim Graphic Novels

Books, Movies, Tolkien

Christmas favorites – movies/books

December is Christmas month and I have been seeing posts on Christmas favorites everywhere so I thought of coming up with my own favorites list. Here are some movies and books that I love - Movies: I am not going to describe what these movies are about as that will make this post too long.… Continue reading Christmas favorites – movies/books

Books, Harry Potter, Movies, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy, Uncategorized

Fantastic beasts and where to find them

I watched the movie and then read the screenplay today. Every scene and dialogue in the book matches with what I saw on the screen. It was like watching the movie for the second time - but with my added imagination, making it even more awesome. The descriptions of the beasts and reading more about… Continue reading Fantastic beasts and where to find them

Movies, Sci-Fi, Science and Fantasy

The Butterfly Effect – Movie Review #RRSciFiMonth

This is a non-spoiler review of the movie - The Butterfly Effect movie, which was released in 2004. The tagline of the movie says: "Change one thing. Change everything." I wanted to watch this movie for so long. I did watch some part of it with my cousin probably a decade or so back but… Continue reading The Butterfly Effect – Movie Review #RRSciFiMonth