Recently, BuzzFeed News ran an article about why the Divergent movie franchise was a flop. This is a refutation of that article. Their Argument BuzzFeed is basically arguing that Divergent didn’t work as a movie because the plot was too confusing: One possible reason for its collapse is the weakness of the source material. The structure […]
Yes, the title of this post is a reference to the Divergent series by Veronica Roth.
This post was originally just going to be about Divergent and Dauntless cake, but then I thought, “Why not blow it wide open and include all the fandoms?” So, here goes nothing.
I have a lot of fandoms. I’ve hardly met a book, movie, music, what have you, that I don’t like. Outlander, Divergent, and Harry Potter, just to name a few.
About a week ago, I was laying in bed listening to music (and probably playing solitaire) on my phone. I eventually found myself browsing my WishList in the iTunes Store. And that’s when I splurged. I usually don’t buy entire albums, but the Divergent soundtrack was absolutely necessary. I liked all the music from the […]
So, I’m reading Much Ado About Nothing for the English class I’m taking right now. One of the main characters is Beatrice. Do you remember what “Tris” is short for? That’s right, Beatrice. I already love Shakespeare and this play, but now I love them even more. And on Friday, I get to go to […]
So, I went out to Target today expecting to buy either Divergent or Catching Fire and an iTunes card. I found both movies for the same price, but the iTunes card would put me over budget. But then Mom stepped in to pay the difference with my birthday money so I could get all three […]
Last night, I finished up Four: A Divergent Collection. Veronica Roth wrote three new stories about Four and his life before and after his Choosing Ceremony, as well as three scenes from Divergent told from his point of view. It was really interesting to see the other side of Four, while he was still growing […]