March 5th, 2008

weekly discussion: anti-feminist themes.

Google alerts brought me across this article and I thought that this comment from Meg Cabot (author of The Princess Diaries) was interesting:
I didn’t take my husband’s last NAME when we got married. Do you honestly think I’d like a story about a girl considering changing SPECIES for a guy? No offense to any of you, but as a feminist, I just can’t go there
I've seen similar comments throughout fandom and I'm curious to hear what you guys think. Would Bella's transformation be an anti-feminist act? Is the sacrifice too big to make? Furthermore, has she had enough time to consider all her options? Discuss here!

You are all very respectful here, but just in case...please respect all viewpoints and opinions. Debates are fun, but bashing is not.


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FIC: A Fragment of Light

Title: A Fragment of Light (11/11)
Author: jacyevans and cinnamon_kisses
Pairing: Edward/Bella
Rating: PG-13
Category: Angst
Summary: New Moon AU - Bella's inner Edward has convinced her not to be reckless, and she is about to give up entirely - when she finds something that changes everything.
Disclaimer: Everything belongs to Stephenie Meyer. We're just playing in her sandbox.
A/N: This is it. The last chapter. We hope you've enjoyed this rollercoaster as much as we have. Thanks for taking the ride with us.

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Kiss me, and that's enough for now.