Second Book in Bullies and Allies Series Is a Tear-Jerker and Self-Esteem Builder

The Goat Driver, James F. Johnson’s second installment in the Bullies and Allies series, picks up with fourteen-year-old Kyle Rickett being sent to live with his grandfather in Minnesota after a traumatic start to his summer in Washington State where a series of events has spiraled into a living nightmare for him. Kyle has been bullied at school, gaslighted by his own sister, and sexually molested by his dad’s best friend, who unfortunately, is Kyle’s doctor. Kyle’s family is in denial of the situation and seemingly unable to cope with Kyle’s accusing presence and their own guilt. Continue reading “Second Book in Bullies and Allies Series Is a Tear-Jerker and Self-Esteem Builder”

What Is An Cosplay Costumes?

There’s no denying that anime characters are incredibly cute, beautiful, and handsome. Disproportional their facial features and body builds may be, they’re still magnificently good looking. In fact, it’s probably these imperfections that turn them into such good looking things. There are even times when they’re even more perfected than people both in their physique and face. And because of this, they often become objects of our adoration. And since imitation is the best form of flattery, there are people who just love to imitate anime characters… even going so far as to dress up as one. Dressing up as an anime character is what we call cosplaying.

However, you can’t just cosplay any time you want because people would think you were crazy. There’s a time and place for everything and for cosplaying; in the US it’s usually done during an anime convention while in Japan there are pockets of people that does them regularly in various cities or special cosplay cafes. Continue reading “What Is An Cosplay Costumes?”

Costumes Stand For You

Have you heard the saying that “Facts speak louder than words”? If you are clear about this, you may know that what you do is much more important than what you say. In cosplay world, this saying is also right. If you want to show yourself, you can choose the right costumes for yourself and play the characters out wonderfully, without saying too much about yourself.

All over the world, there are a large number of people who are crazy for branded costumes, no matter what they buy, they will take the brand into consideration first. To be frank, they have done wrong things, there are still some costumes which are not so popular, but their good quality stands out. Such kind of costumes are liked by a lot of people whom are clear about the details. In these people’s mind, brand is not the most important factor, the quality says all out.

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Why do people enjoy cosplay?

Why people like to cosplay.

Cosplay, which is short for Costume Play refers to the act of individuals dressing up in costumes to resemble a superhero, a video game character, a comic book character, or a movie character. The exploration of cosplay become popular around the same time anime and manga was also picking up in the market. Over the years, it is gaining more and more popularity to the extent that there is currently a television show on costume play.

This aspect is much more than just dressing up. The individuals who take their time to cosplay also get into character. Simply put, you can picture all your super heroes or childhood favorite characters being taken up seriously by individuals to the smallest detail. This is not restricted to a given age group. Anyone is welcome to fit in. it is all about passion. Continue reading “Why do people enjoy cosplay?”

Tips and Customs of Cosplay

Cosplay differs from Mardi Gras, Halloween and other costumed holidays, not only in the time of those independent holidays, but in its objective. The aim of cosplay is the interpretation: an attempt to become character much like a stage actor residing in a job. The costumes are expected to correspond fully to the dress considered to be utilized by the smoothness portrayed. Furthermore, generic costumes are treated with elaborately artistic methods. Cosplayers can purchase or most typical, develop costumes through their own work. Cosplayers frequently are educated within the manufacture of specialties such as sculpture, face painting, fiberglass, fashion style and other alike issues in order to make the look and feel of a costume with precision. Props are also an enjoyable part of cosplay, because people can actually go crazy with them. Continue reading “Tips and Customs of Cosplay”