Stepsisters

The Step-Spinsters by Madina Papadopoulos

Meghan and Mari are back for their anniversary episode! (We don't actually address that in the episode, but Fableulous has officially been going strong for a year!) To celebrate, we read a fairy tale book suggested by its author: The Step-Spinsters! Given the title and description, it definitely seemed like a fit for this season! Disclosure:… Continue reading The Step-Spinsters by Madina Papadopoulos

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Stepsisters

Ever After

Marilag and Meghan couldn't get their hands on a book (library hold a little longer than expected!) So instead they watched Ever After after a bit of arm twisting. Just kidding ? how could we not love to talk about this movie? We discuss the original step-sister who is now a stepmother, Vida makes a guest… Continue reading Ever After

Stepsisters

Ella Enchanted

Continuing with our Step-Sisters theme, Mari and Meg talk about Ella Enchanted, both the book and the movie. We discuss how this is a great feminist book and a ridiculously fun and silly movie, why the differences exist, and also our love for Princess Bride and Cary Elwes! Follow us on social media, and don't forget to rate… Continue reading Ella Enchanted

Stepsisters

New Season New Theme: Step Sisters

Marilag and Meghan are back and ready to tackle step-sisters!....both of which they are?? This season is a bit different format, so please let us know what you think! This episode we talk about Cinderella primarily, as well as Toads and Diamonds and other stories with siblings. Follow us on social media, and don't forget… Continue reading New Season New Theme: Step Sisters

Bluebeard

Bluebeard by Vonnegut?

Meghan and Mari finally catch up for their last episode of the Bluebeard season! We discuss the 1980s Vonnegut book, which is a strange adaptation, to say the least. BUT it does lead to some great discussion of literature and art and how it changes. We also discuss Mari's trip to Paris, where she saw the opera Bluebeard's… Continue reading Bluebeard by Vonnegut?

Bluebeard

Crimson Peak

This week we tackle another movie adaptation of Bluebeard! We are joined by Gena Radcliffe of Kill by Kill Podcast! We discuss Crimson Peak, a 2015 gothic horror Del Toro movie that somehow both Mari and I didn't see. And while we thought we had gotten away from the incest....yikes! Follow us on social media, and… Continue reading Crimson Peak

Bluebeard

Bluebeard 5: ….Bluebeard?

Mari and Meg get a bit silly this episode, as they take some time from their busy lives to discuss the 2017 Korean film: Bluebeard. Is this film an adaptation? We really try to wrap our heads around this film that tries a little too hard to be smart. And also the ending.....what on earth happens.… Continue reading Bluebeard 5: ….Bluebeard?