While Hogwarts is a magic academy for children, you'd never know it from how insanely terrifying the place is. It is a school that could kill you. Literally. Maddy and Kelsey address their greatest fears from the wizarding world in this week's PotterNotes. You'll be watching... More →
It's the end of the first week of term, and the beginning of my fifteenth year as a Hogwarts teacher. I'll turn thirty-five in less than a month. I don't feel old at all, but I do feel older, especially when I look at my... More →
Summer's coming to a swift and grievous end, which isn't a surprise but still makes me feel like I’m confronting some harsh truths. Where did summer go? Is this just how time works? Has it always worked like this? Was anyone going to tell me?
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Can you smell it in the air? The scent of fresh glue and costly knowledge? That's right, it's textbook season! We're already hunting down those academic brain-bricks, but there are some life lessons we can't learn from books... YET. Here are the top 12 textbooks we wish we could buy.
Okay, okay—the real... More →
We here at SparkLife are committed to bringing you cutting-edge journalism of the finest caliber, and nothing—not fear, nor exhaustion, nor the inevitability of defeat—will keep us from that mission.
So it goes without saying that when we were first presented... More →
Dear Auntie,I’m 22, still live with my family, and hate going to church. I’m not an atheist or an agnostic, but my spiritual views do not conform to the intolerance spewed by the priest every weekend. I am also bisexual, a fact known to everyone... More →
Welcome back to Anatomy of a Fangirl!To see our previous installments, click here. This week, the unparalleled Vitoria Bas gives you an illustrated warning against spoilers (& frostbite)!
This one's for the fangirls who...
Have your House sigil printed on all your correspondence and stationery... More →