Skip to main content

Stolen from Mariella

 Update: Post it on your blog with "Stolen by....." 

The Rules: Don't take too long to think about it. Fifteen authors (poets, songwriters and screenwriters included) who've influenced you and that will always stick with you. List the first fifteen you can recall in no more than fifteen minutes.

1.) Karen Traviss
2.) Esther Forbes
3.) Elizabeth George Speare
4.)Aaron Allston
5.) J.R.R Tolkein
6.) Shel Silverstein
7.)Mark Twain
8.) Marissa Moss
9.) Norton Juster
10.) Lewis Carroll 
11.) O. Henry
12.) The Brothers Grimm(do they count?)
13.) Adeline Yen Mah
14.) Harper Lee
15.) Laura Ingalls Wilder

Please post yours! I want to see what you put!



  1. JRR Tolkien
    C S Lewis
    Jude Watson
    George Lucas
    Gary Ross
    Elizabeth George Speare
    Esther Forbes
    Gerald Morris
    Brian Jacques
    Rosemary Sutcliff
    L B Graham
    Wayne Thomas Batson
    C S Forester
    Patrick O'Brian
    Jean Craighead George

    Did it in 3 minutes whoopee!!

    Hey am I supposed to post this on my blog or something now??

  2. 1.) Shannon Hale
    2.) Gale Carlson Levine
    3.) Brandon Sanderson
    4.) Howard Tayler
    5.) Dan Wells
    6.) J.K. Rowling
    7.) Meg Cabot
    8.) Pearl North
    9.) C. S. Lewis
    10.) Tolkien
    11.) John Green
    12.) Maureen Johnson
    13.) L.M Montgomery
    14.) Laura Ingalls Wilder
    15.) Suzanne Collins

    I could go on. :)

  3. 1. Timothy Zahn
    2 Mark Twain
    3 Laura Ingalls
    4 C.S. Lewis
    5 Brian Jaques
    6 (The many Nancy Drew authors under a pen name)
    7 Bethoven
    8 Karen Travis
    9 George Muler (Does he count? I think he wrote books. I'm not sure.)
    10 John Williams (song writer!)
    11 Shakespeare
    12 Henry Wardsworth Longfellow
    13 Robert Frost
    14 Alfred, Lord Tennyson
    15 Emily Dickinson

    I don't think I spelt some of those corectly. hehe

  4. WHAT is DNT?

    I'm gonna feel really lame once you tell me.

  5. OMG speaking of the EU, Heir to the Empire came in at the ilbrary, and I went after church to pick it up, but the library is closed on sundays. ;-;

  6. 1) Cormac Mcarthy
    2)Lady Gaga
    3) Henry James
    4) Sue Monk Kidd
    5) JK Rowling
    6) Charotte Bronte
    7) Enid Blyton
    8) Roald Dahl
    9) R J Anderson
    10) John Lennon
    11) Neil Gaiman
    12) Shakespeare
    13) Stephanie Meyer
    14) Miranda Hart
    15) JRR Tolkien



Post a Comment

Amaranthine <3's you. Thanks for the comment!

Popular posts from this blog

updates on life(aka excuses to post tumblr gifs)

If I had to describe my life in one word right now, it'd be cold. Brr.

Let's see..what's happening?

I got my back bend kickover from le ground in acro. It's awesome. :) I never thought I'd be able to do it XD

Of course, it's not with straight legs(yet). And I don't hit my splits in the middle. Come to think of it, it's actually sort of a back flop-over.

I read Skeleton Key and Eagle Strike(next two Alex Rider books) last night. The series has gotten better, but it still has the same problems. Just like Suzanne Collins makes the simplest events seem chilling and scary, the numerous random deaths in Alex Rider are just like "meh...whatever."

They all still have similar plots. Such as:

1. The book opens with some sort of mysterious circumstance. Usually an assasination or an exchange where one of the members gets stabbed in the back(sometimes literal, sometimes not) and killed. Either way, someone usually dies.
2. Alex Rider is hanging out drinkin…

Ciel Phantomhive vs. Artemis Fowl

Don't laugh. XD
The similarities between the two characters are so distinct and obvious that comparison is inevitable for anyone who's read/watched both series. I seriously thought when I first noticed Black Butler(more popularly referred to as Kuroshitsuji) that it was literally an anime adaption of Artemis Fowl.  Other people have read Artemis Fowl and thought "CIEL HAS A CLONE??!?"
So I thought I'd outline some of the differences and analyze who would win. XD
Appearance:  This is the first similarity, and one of the most major, because if they didn't look so darn alike I don't think the comparison would have been as striking. The above picture of Artemis is a fanart, because there aren't really any good pictures of Artemis, and the manga style makes it more obvious. They are both from the British Isles and have black hair and blue eyes. Both of them lose/change/switch an eye resulting in two different colors. 
Circumstance: They both s…

8 lines that would have ended Star Wars real fast...

Sorry I didn't post yesterday I was at a TV show taping in Hollywood.