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Movie Review: Avengers Endgame

April 26, 2019 Karianne 4 min read 2 Comments

I didn’t cry when Spider-man died in the previous Avengers movie. (That’s not a spoiler. You should know that by now…) They’re gonna bring him back, I reminded myself. They’ll bring them all back. Knowing victory was inevitable, I entered the theater for Avengers Endgame with low expectations. And it’s…

Movie Review: Breakthrough movie

April 15, 2019 Karianne 4 min read No Comments

I wasn’t going to go. As an online student, homework never stops—not for snow days, sick days, or when you are recruited to photograph an out-of-state 3-day conference…or something like that. But guess what? I was recruited to be the event photographer for EPA’s conference in Oklahoma. When I arrived…

27: Time for new, old tests

March 21, 2019 Karianne 3 min read 1 Comment

A couple weeks ago I had a birthday. I didn’t do anything to celebrate it because my plans to set up a private krav maga session fell through. (It was the perfect chance for Grammy to learn some tactical martial arts…) Yet my birthday turned into a birth month and…

You might have noticed a change

February 7, 2019 Karianne 3 min read No Comments

When I switched to WordPress from Ghost I knew I’d spend a lot of time adding plugins and editing the theme instead of actually writing, but I think my distractions have been for the better. If you’re reading this then you’re already starting to explore the new website. But here’s…

ICYMI: 3 Must-See Films of 2018

January 24, 2019 Karianne 4 min read 2 Comments

The main reason I want a career in animation is because I love stories. I love writing stories, publishing stories, and recording stories. Video combines my passion for music and story telling in the ultimate medium. And animation is the magic. My love for animation translates as: I watch a…

Winter Wrap Up: 2018 in review

January 8, 2019 Karianne 5 min read No Comments

2018 was at times calmer and at times crazier than 2017. But I’m not complaining because neither ’18 nor ’17compared to the insanity that was ’16. So glad that’s over… Before this first month of 2019 blows by, one of the most important things I can do is look back…