Archive | August 2011

First Post, in which I introduce the blog and myself while I ramble a bit.

Photo of me drinking butterbeer

Drinking Butterbeer at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, March 2011

Welcome to Parenthetical Observations. On this blog you can expect to find reviews of romance and YA novels, along with surprise reviews of anything else media-related that I have an opinion on. That can include, but is not limited to: sci-fi and fantasy, comic books and cartoons, movies and TV shows, and who knows? Maybe even NYC museum exhibits or Broadway musicals. (I’ve done countless museum reports in my life and it would be a shame to put those skills to waste, right?) I try to write the type of reviews I like to read. A summary without spoilers, and then an analysis. I spent too many years doing art school critiques to leave it at “I liked it – it was good.”

While overthinking what to write my first post about, a friend suggested I introduce myself. What a novel idea!

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