Author Archives: Alyssa C.

Harry Potter’s Resume, age 16


Harry Potter's sixteen years old, in the middle of the Second Wizarding War, and creates his first resume. A fun parody of our dear boy wizard! Read More »

It’s Okay to Ship Non-Canon, From a Canon Shipper’s Point of View

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Non-canon shippers, never fear! Many Harry Potter fans of all canon ships support you. Here's the reassurance you may be needing as you embark into the non-canon part of shipping. Read More »

Cell Block Tango: Azkaban Style

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If you're a fan of "Harry Potter" and the musical "Chicago", you'll enjoy seeing what parallels can be made between them. Read More »

Why the Triwizard Tournament is Like a Lease Agreement

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Adult-aged "Potter" fans! Ever feel tied down to a lease agreement? Sort of like submitting your name to the Goblet of Fire, right? Here’s a list of how they are similar, hopefully to make you laugh in what is potentially a stressful time. Read More »

Taking Classes on “Harry Potter”

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So you want to take a class on "Harry Potter". Think about these five things before you do. Read More »

“Harry Potter” in One (Paragraph, Sentence, Word…)

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There are many ways to describe what "Harry Potter" means to people, but here are three takes on it, each more concise than the next. Read More »

Seven ‘Harry Potter’ Moviemaking Justifications

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You can't hate on the HP movies without acknowledging a few things! Read More »

483 ½ Wizolympics – Day 14 Update: Avalanching


Racing down an avalanche in a cauldron... a Wizolympic favorite! Read More »

483 1/2 Wizolympics – Day 8 Update: Frozen Quodpot


The USA and Denmark compete for the Frozen Quodpot finals! Read More »

Rereading the Series Years Later

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What's it like to reread the series years later and feel different? Read More »