A few things have come up recently that have made me feel like this is necessary. I used to look up to authors like JK Rowling. That’s what I wanted to do. To tell a story that other people love. Her recent actions haven’t lessened my appreciation of her work but I’ve lost any sort of value in anything she has to say and that saddens me. It saddens me to know that the creator of one of the most important stories of the last twenty years is so closed minded.
All the messages on Facebook I was reading about this situation got me thinking. Does she even know how much power she has? She could do so much good with her position and yet this is how she chooses to use her words.
People like her are more or less why Stars of Destiny was created the way it is. It is first and foremost a universe where magic exists, where magical girls (and boys) take on the fight against all the bad things out there. It’s a simple enough premise and you’ve likely seen it a hundred times. The thing with SoD’s