Revealing the Supernatural

So far in the story, we’ve met our two protagonists, and their love interests, and are now ready to start learning about the supernatural aspects of the world. At this point, I’m going to intact a Spoiler Warning moving forward, as learning about the supernatural is a major reveal in both movies. Bella’s Investigating  For Bella, the first big clue leading her to think Edward … Read More

My 30-by-30

I’ve decided to complete a 30-by-30, which means writing a Bucket List of exactly 30 goals and completing them by the time I turn 30-years-old (in two years). And why am I doing this? Sure, 30-years-old is a milestone, but a milestone of what? I admit I spend a lot of time thinking about where I should be by now. What my culture and society … Read More

Twilighter Confessions – First Conversation

Twilight and Beautiful Creatures are stories about experiencing first love in high school. So, for that to happen, the two teens need to fall in love. Both of these movies use a troupe called Enemies to Lovers to make that happen. Biology Class In Twilight we see Edward hate Bella almost immediately when she enters their biology class and he smells her. It’s an awkward … Read More

Twilighter Confessions – New Girl’s Arrival

In both movies the inciting incidents seem practically identical. A new girl transfers into the local high school and a boy, currently residing in the town, is intrigued by her “differentness.” Bella’s Arrival In Twilight, Bella’s arrival is huge and exciting news for the small high school. Eric, the editor of the school paper, tells her he’s writing a feature on her; and Angela, the … Read More