(NOT REALLY A) WEEKEND ARTS SECTION: Manic Pixie Songwriting Dream Girls, A History in Youtube and Published Slur
Join us now, as we take a tour of (only some of) the glamorized, vilified, infantilized and weirdly sexually-fixated-upon Manic Pixie ... fairy princess.” Or, “If people fantasise about her, it must be as an elfin [Ed. Note: !!!] sprite, an immortal ...
What's the difference between an angel and a fairy?
What's the difference between an angel ... writers have seen similarities between fairy activities, eg the kidnapping of humans and their offspring, and the modern alien abduction phenomenon, which features small, grey, pixie-like extraterrestrials.
Watch out for all that pixie dust!
Let's start with pixie, which Merriam-Webster Online traces back to 1630 and defines as a "fairy; specifically: a cheerful mischievous sprite," and secondarily as "a usually petite vivacious woman or girl." The Online Etymology Dictionary identifies pyske ...
“It’s a game between the director and the spectator”
Six months later, Colombani began shooting “He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not” with Audrey Tautou, the pixie-faced charmer who starred ... and for my screenplay to deal with erotomania. What is the difference between an erotomaniac and a stalker?
What's in a Name? A Branding Expert Explains.
"A name is a moniker that a company is going to wear probably the longest of anything we develop," says Sasha Stack, a partner at the Boston offices of brand-strategy ... Sprite for the Coca-Cola Company's lemon-lime soft drink in 1961. The word means "elf ...