Opinion

Why I backed “I Used To Be Normal” and why, if you can, you should, too  (@boybandfangirl_)

Why I backed “I Used To Be Normal” and why, if you can, you should, too (@boybandfangirl_)

A week or so ago I stumbled across a link to the Kickstarter page for a documentary called “I Used To Be Normal – A Boy Band Fangirl Story” and I got the most excited I’d been about a film project since “Show ‘Em What...

Thoughts: If you can’t be happy for @NickCarter, are you a real fan?

Thoughts: If you can’t be happy for @NickCarter, are you a real fan?

It’s never been a secret that some Backstreet Boys fans haven’t been to fond of Lauren Kitt-Carter. Why? Who knows. She’s absolutely lovely and has been each and every time I’ve talked to her. Whether it was her sitting behind me and us talking for...

Thoughts: @BackstreetBoys – Changing lives and creating the ultimate fan army

Thoughts: @BackstreetBoys – Changing lives and creating the ultimate fan army

As a 35-year-old journalist, I sometimes get weird looks from people when they find out I’m a huge Backstreet Boys fans. Usually it’s new people that give me those looks because they tend to find out five minutes after first meeting me. Whether it’s someone...

Thoughts: It feels good to be surprised as a @BackstreetBoys fan

Thoughts: It feels good to be surprised as a @BackstreetBoys fan

Being sick the past few days, news of the Backstreet Boys’ surprise performance at a New York fashion show Tuesday night was in fact… a real surprise. According to friends, they heard whispers shortly before it happened and saw clips on periscope, but it was...

Remembering “Dream Street”, A Boy Band (1999 – 2002)

Remembering “Dream Street”, A Boy Band (1999 – 2002)

So unless you were a pre-teen in 1999, you probably won’t even know that Dream Street actually existed. They used to do small appearances here and there on Nickelodeon and whatever else was popular at the time, but never really took off. However, in their short run, it was obvious...

Anthem Lights Best of 2007 Pop Medley Review

Anthem Lights Best of 2007 Pop Medley Review

As you guys know two weeks ago I wrote a post about Anthem lights. Last week they released a cover of some of the pop songs that were released in 2007 aka pretty much of the songs I was addicted to when I was in...

Lightbulbs!!!

Lightbulbs!!!

Okay now you all are wondering why I this title is about light bulbs. I shall now give you guys a reason. If you guys have been following my twitter and thinking the following Why is she calling herself a light bulb? Why is she...

#TeamSharNick is Dancing with the Stars and Into Our Hearts! @nickcarter @SharnaBurgess

#TeamSharNick is Dancing with the Stars and Into Our Hearts! @nickcarter @SharnaBurgess

It has only been a couple of weeks, but I am already blown away by Nick and Sharna…but not for the reasons some may think. Yes…I have loved the dances thus far.  Week one was awesome and exciting!  And Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy made me...

Thoughts: We should be more appreciative of the @BackstreetBoys experiences we’ve had

Thoughts: We should be more appreciative of the @BackstreetBoys experiences we’ve had

It never occurred to me about how lucky I have been as a Backstreet Boys fan until yesterday. I knew I was lucky, but I never realized just HOW lucky and how appreciative I’ve been that I have been able to experience the real Backstreet...

Thoughts: When is a fan fiction writer’s ‘career’ over?

Thoughts: When is a fan fiction writer’s ‘career’ over?

People think being a fan fiction writer is easy. You think up a scenario with your “favorite” person and write about it. Or they think it’s all dirty Skinamax-type stories with no real substance. Or, you know, the author puts themselves in the story to...