How to Compel Readers to Review your Fanfiction


Urge Your Readers to Read and then Review by Amanda Mamalio For writers, fanfiction is free –you do it out of love. However, it can be very frustrating when fanfiction doesn’t love you back. If you have an account in Fanfiction.net, there is a Traffic Stats link where it gives you the number of views…

How to Get Informative Reviews in Fanfiction Writing


Find out how to Maximize your Potential in Fanfiction Writing through Informative Reviews by Amanda Mamalio Many authors have their own opinions and reactions about fanfiction writing. The bottom line is this: if the author says no then don’t and as long as you don’t profit from it then they’ll leave you alone. Fanfiction must…

Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Missing the Point: The Secret Life of Walter Mitty


How the Movie Missed The Point of Going After What You Really Want by Amanda Mamalio Warning: May contain spoilers. The Secret Life of Walter Mitty is about Walter Mitty (Ben Stiller) living a mundane life and escapes it by fantasizing physics-defying epic adventures. He’s essentially a nice guy with “zoning-out” tendencies that cripples his…

Rape is NOT an art, it's a crime

Rape Is Not Art, It’s A Crime


Promoting A  Petition to Remove Art Depicting Rape Created by Cynthia Breheny  by Amanda Mamalio Rape is one of the lowest, most derogatory forms of abuse a sentient being can inflict to another. Here in Deviant Art where we fall in love with beauty, color and imagination, let us not ignore a crime that stays…

Creativity Punch! Presents: Trying Human


A Comic Review of Trying Human -A Well-researched Webcomic in Alien Abductions With More Than Just A Human Touch by Amanda Mamalio   “It’s like seeing a fairy and knowing they exist!” –Rose from Trying Human Trying Human is an ongoing web comics of Emy Bitner about two women of different timelines in a web…