rosa_cotton: (fangirls)
Your main fandom of the year? NCIS: New Orleans, Grimm Reflections webseries, The Cate Morland Chronicles webseries, Northbound webseries, The Little Mermaid.
Your favorite film watched this year? The Jungle Book (2016)
Your favorite book read this year? So many!!
Your favorite album or song to listen to this year? Album: The Hunchback of Notre Dame: A New Musical; Love & Friendship; The Jungle Book (2016). Song: “Made of Stone” (HoND), “Every Time I Turn Around” (I’ll Be Home for Christmas), “Once Upon a December” (Anastasia), “Then You Look at Me,” “Luck Be a Lady” (Frank Sinatra).
Your favorite TV show of the year? Fixer Upper, NCIS: New Orleans, NCIS: LA.
Your favorite community of the year? Can't say I really had one.
Your best new fandom discovery of the year? NCIS: New Orleans, The Jungle Book, Tuck Everlasting.
Your biggest fandom disappointment of the year? Why hasn’t Disney’s The Little Mermaid been made into a live action film yet?!
Your TV boyfriend of the year? No one.
Your TV girlfriend of the year? *blinks* Er, same as above.
Your biggest squee moment of the year? Canry finally getting together at the end of The Cate Morland Chronicles webseries! (Despite knowing the story, for a time I seriously thought the ending was going to be different!) Those kisses…”Cate Morland, you deserve a happy ending”…those kisses…!
The most missed of your old fandoms? Chronicles of Narnia, Peter Pan...
The fandom you haven't tried yet, but want to? ...Maybe Star Wars?
Your biggest fan anticipations for the New Year? Beauty and the Beast. Plus fingers crossed for a Persalle kiss!!
rosa_cotton: (back)
As 2014 draws to a close, I want to wish everyone a Happy New Year! *throws confetti* Have fun, and be safe tonight!

End of the Year Meme

Your main fandom of the year? The Hobbit/LOTR, Peter Pan, Jane Austen
Your favorite film watched this year? At the movies: Maleficent. (Will see the last Hobbit in the new year!) Home: Aladdin and The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey EE.
Your favorite book read this year? The Public Library: A Photographic Essay by Robert Dawson, Peter and the Sword of Mercy by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson , Northanger Abbey by Jane Austen.
Your favorite album or song to listen to this year? Album: Classical Praise, Cinderella: Frozen in Time, Disney’s Aladdin. Song: "Once Upon a Dream” (Lana Del Rey), “For the First Time in Forever (Reprise),” “I Can Hear the Bells.”
Your favorite TV show of the year? NCIS: New Orleans, NCIS: LA, NCIS, MythBusters.
Your favorite community of the year? LBDCareCenter.
Your best new fandom discovery of the year? Web series New Adventures of Peter + Wendy, From Mansfield with Love, Welcome to Sanditon, and The Lizzie Bennet Diaries.
Your biggest fandom disappointment of the year? Missed new season of Inspector Lewis! *sob*
Your TV boyfriend of the year? No one.
Your TV girlfriend of the year? *blinks* Er, same as above.
Your biggest squee moment of the year? Two moments: Jane/Bing Lee’s kiss (finally) at the end of The Lizzie Bennet Diaries. And Ed and Frankie under the mistletoe – mansfeels galore – on From Mansfield with Love.
The most missed of your old fandoms? Chronicles of Narnia.
The fandom you haven't tried yet, but want to? Green Gables Fables.
Your biggest fan anticipations for the New Year? The next book in Wide-Awake Princess series, Pixar’s Inside Out, and The Misselthwaite Archives (web series adaptation of The Secret Garden).
rosa_cotton: (wonderstruck)
Didn't know about the new Toy Story That Time Forgot special until my brother alerted me to it five minutes before it came on TV. So hilarious!! Reptillus Maximus and Kitty were my favorites -- he was a little Shakespeare. And I am totally on board with the Maximus/Trixie ship!

Did anyone else catch it?
rosa_cotton: (found)
Esther Summerson and Allan Woodcourt was the first couple of Charles Dickens' I shipped, and I've often felt they are under-appreciated. So I was extremely delighted to stumble over three fanfics dedicated to them recently! Here they are for any fellow shippers or fans of Bleak House who may be interested. :)

Survivors by Laura Schiller
Another Bouquet by Laura Schiller
Penelope's Song by Laura Schiller
rosa_cotton: (wait)
Have rediscovered/increased my fondness for POTO, particularly for Raoul and Raoul/Christine after stumbling over parts of the 25th Anniversary performance. Have rewatched "Wandering Child" and "Twisted Every Way" over and over and over. Why didn't the 2004 movie follow these scenes more closely? Hadley Fraser's Raoul is incredible, completely fighting for the woman he loves. Great chemistry between him and Sierra Boggess (Christine). I need to get my hands on the DVD to see the whole show.

Now I'm hunting for Raoul/Christine fanfiction and icons of the POTO 25th Anniversary!
rosa_cotton: (Fairytale)
TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE
High School Musical (oddly enough)

TV
The Cosby Show
Air Crash Investigation/Mayday

SHIPS
Gale/Katniss
Frank/Nancy
Celeborn/Galadriel
Krabat/Kantorka

SONGS/MUSIC
A Thousand Miles
One Day More
I Dreamed a Dream
When There Was Me and You
Marriage of Figaro (Mozart)
"Amoroso" from Cinderella (Prokofiev)
Cool (West Side Story)
Dancing in the Dark (Band Wagon)

FANFICS
The Glass Riddle (Fairy tales + Agatha Christie = Cinderella mystery)
Bess Marvin's Guide to Not Dating Criminals (Detectives and their fatal romances)
The Two Sisters (Jadis in the beginning)

VIDEOS


rosa_cotton: (Prince & Snow)
Snow White has suddenly exploded in popularity and I think I'm digging it -- it being one of my favorite fairy tales.

*Once Upon a Time -- I'm becoming a huge fan of this show. The storytelling has been very good. And there has been Snow White and Prince James... They are so adorable and have such a great chemistry. *la sigh*



*Mirror, Mirror -- Another different, and humorous take on the story. This actually looks interesting.



*Snow White and the Huntsman -- Definitely going for the dark and Grimm angle. Sitting on the fence with this one at the moment. I don't like horror and some of the moments in the trailer strike me as that. Wish there was more of Snow White; Kristen seemed more like an ordinary princess instead of the "fairest in the land."



Yay for fairy tales!!
rosa_cotton: (Sierra Boggess & Sean Palmer)
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rosa_cotton: (This moment)
Saw Tootsie starring Dustin Hoffman yesterday. Very funny movie. I would've liked it more if it didn't have so much language. Hoffman was brilliant.

I'm super excited because I found a Frank Hardy/Nancy Drew video from the 1970s TV show. Frank doesn't look anything like I envisioned from the books, but he's cute nonetheless. grihgoufuytrtrjhgjrer47546lkjklnbfjght04u4grfgkjh!!!!! THEY KISS!!!!!!!!! Frank/Nancy is canon!!!!!!!! YES!!



Happy Valentine's Day!


rosa_cotton: (Default)
I present a picspam of a number of my favorite OTPs. (All pictures I have gathered from various nooks and crannies in the World Wide Web.) For some of them I have also recommended fics and/or sites. Enjoy.


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A meme

Jun. 3rd, 2006 03:28 pm
rosa_cotton: (Default)
Took this from narnialovers

Meme thing



1. Fandoms you have written/are writing/plan to write and favorite ships.
Fandom: Lord of the Rings, The Chronicles of Narnia, Peter Pan, The Secret Garden, Pride and Prejudice, Anne of Green Gables, Honey I Shrunk the Kids, The Phantom of the Opera, The Interpreter, The Incredibles, and The Princess and the Goblin.

Ships: Sam/Rosie, Aragorn/Eowyn, Peter/Wendy, Digory/Polly, Eustace/Jill, Curdie/Irene, Dickon/Mary, Frank Hardy/Nancy Drew, Jack Sparrow/Elizabeth, Bingley/Jane, Raoul/Christine.


2. Fandoms/Pairings you are ADDICTED to at the moment...
Fandom: Chronicles of Narnia, Peter Pan, and Secret Garden.

Pairings: Eustace/Jill, Jack/Elizabeth, Peter/Wendy, and Sam/Rosie.


3. Fandoms/Pairings you like, but aren't necessarily obsessed with...
Fandom: Princess Diaries, Pride and Prejudice, and Phantom of the Opera.

Pairings: Colonel Brandon/Marianne, Gilbert/Anne, Legolas/Arwen, Tony/Violet, Captain Laurent/Jacqueline, Char/Ella, Elrond/Celebrian, and Celeborn/Galadriel.


4. Fandoms/Pairings you're new to, but enjoying...
Fandom: Spider-Man

Pairings: Peter/Mary Jane and Charlie/Claire.


5. You can choose one non-canon pairing you love to become canon. Who do you pick?
A three way tie between Aragorn/Eowyn (it was so not a shadow and a thought!), Frank Hardy/Nancy Drew (the chemistry just sizzles between them; if you’ve read the super mysteries – The Last Resort, Secrets of the Nile particularly – you know what I’m talking about), or Jack/Elizabeth (opposites attract).


6. You're only allowed to read fic from one fandom (any pairing) for the next three weeks. What fandom do you choose?
Evil!!! The Chronicles of Narnia.


7. You're allowed to refer to your favorite ship only by a shipper name. What ship is your favorite and what would you name them?
Sam/Rosie because they are just too cute and sweet. Name: Sasie.


8. Two of your fandoms are going to collide in a spectacular crossover. Which fandoms would you like to see crossed?
The Princess and the Goblin/Chronicles of Narnia or Mansfield Park/Secret Garden.


9. You have to choose between reading bad porn about your fandom obsession of the moment, or no fic at all. What do you pick?
NO FIC AT ALL!!!


10. You're asked to pick a theme song for one character/ship. What song do you pick, and for whom?
“Let Me Be Your Wings” from Thumbelina is a perfect fit for Peter/Wendy.


11. It's 2 in the morning and you should be doing math homework. What kind of fic do you read instead?
Mansfield Park, Edmund/Fanny.


12. The ship that makes you go "Awww" is...
Sam/Rosie, Dickon/Mary, and Curdie/Irene.


13. The ship that makes you want to yell, "Just have sex already, you morons!" is...
Dunno.


14. The ship you're probably going to hell for shipping is...
Marlin/Dory from Finding Nemo.


15. The character you alternatively love to death and want to beat some sense into is...
Marianne Dashwood.


16. The character you're almost embarrassed to admit you like is...
Uhh….


17. Your very first fandom/ship was...
Erik/Kate from the Adventures of the Northwoods series and Celeb/Libby from The Riverboat Adventures series; I still love those books.

18. The fandom you could read any kind of fic in is...
Mansfield Park, except for Henry/Fanny.


19. The fandom you would totally write an anonymous Mary Sue fic in is...
Death to Mary Sue!

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