Why The Harry Potter Fandom Will Endure


I recently served as a panelist for Robercon, a local convention. Our main focus was the endurance of Harry Potter and what the future holds for the series. My fellow panelists and I raised the question, “Will Harry Potter stay around and what might keep it in the hearts of readers in the future?” Read More »

Pottermore Moments Revisited: This is what disappointment looks like

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As Christmas comes to Hogwarts, Harry suffers some major disappointments. He also learns some interesting information that is sure to have consequences later. Read More »

The Importance of Words


It's incredible just how important languages and words in general can be. In the muggle world, they are tools for communication, but they are also mirrors of our cultures. Language is equally important in the Wizarding World, just think that controlling magic is very close to impossible without words. Words are power. Read More »

10 Reasons You’re Better Off In Gryffindor


Gryffindor FTW! Read More »

WOULD YOU RATHER… Play Magical or Muggle Quidditch? #MNWYR

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Flying or Running? Read More »

Pottermore Moments Revisited: Broomsticks, Dementors, and Maps, oh my!

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The next two chapters are some of the most action packed in this book. However, Pottermore doesn't offer much in the way of interaction... Read More »

Five Under-rated Potter Characters


We all love Harry, Ron and Hermione, but sometimes we celebrate their contributions to defeating Voldemort while forgetting some minor characters who also helped the trio along the way; a slew of magical creatures, professors, and students from every house helped Harry defeat Voldemort - here are just five of my overlooked favorites. Read More »

Against All Odds… “Mudbloods” Make A Name for Themselves


The new "Mudbloods" movie is one to watch. Read More »

WOULD YOU RATHER…Be Stranded in Hagrid’s Hut or 12 Grimmauld Place? Let us know with #MNWYR

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This week, in our final post for the “stranded in” series, we would like to know: Would YOU rather be stranded in Hagrid’s Hut or 12 Grimmauld Place? But, before you choose, consider the following... Read More »

Pottermore Moments Revisited: You go, Remus Lupin

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In this installment of Pottermore Moments Revisited, Lupin proves to be the best teacher around while Snape is nothing but a bully. Sirius Black is in the castle; is he looking for Harry? Read More »