My mom is my Buffy partner in crime, along with my brother. We fell head over heels for the series in the summer of 2013; it consumed our daily lives and we would often use it as motivation to get through the work day knowing a golden episode of television was waiting for us at home. And when I say episode I mean mini marathons of 6 in a row or more. Yes, there were many ill-advised “just one more episode!” nights that ended up with us watching till 2 am knowing full well we had to be up at 6 am the next day. But it was oh so worth it.
When deciding on a post for today, I thought about what I should write. Maybe a list, maybe a review, maybe a new Awkward Poses entry. But asking my mom her favorite episodes of Buffy just seemed much more fun at the moment. I literally just asked her to name her 10 favorite episodes and why she likes them in no particular order and wrote down what she said. Some aren’t actually episodes but she was struggling without being able to see episode names so I let it slide. Enjoy! Continue reading
And the results are in! After closing the polls at 11:59 pm on October 22nd, the winner of my first fan fiction contest has been chosen.
I’d like to extend a HUGE thank you again to the authors for submitting such wonderful stories. They were all such great reads and I thoroughly enjoyed each and every one, and I really appreciate you taking the time to enter this contest. I will be sending out all of your prizes next week Monday!
And now, on to the results…
the winner is….
Teenage Kicks by Julian Wines finished in 2nd place with 21% of the vote, while Buffy and Corpse-a-licious by Sherry Soule, Squashed by Craig Kurumada, and Halloween Heartbreak by Jenna Wikler rounded out the competition placing third.
All stories will be placed into on archive on this website by the end of the week so that they can be enjoyed during any time of the year.
Congratulations to all of you talented writers!!
Stay tuned for more fan fiction contests in the future :)
Notice how I threw “annual” into the post title to make it sound all official-like? Who knows, maybe it will be annual.
I have received FIVE worthy entries for this wonderful contest. Thank you so much to those who entered. I really appreciate you taking the time to participate and I’m sure others will too as they read and vote on your great stories!
Please read each of the entries before returning to this page to cast your vote! Feel free to leave feedback on the stories as well, and I hope I don’t have to remind you to be civil and respectful. This is about celebrating Buffy, Halloween, and the authors’ hard work. That being said, time to get reading! Continue reading
Buffy cast members bring the heat for Halloween. Read more to check out some of their best costumes, and vote for who you think deserves the prestigious title of Halloween Queen/King!