Author Archives: emmawolf

About emmawolf

I'm a freelance writer living in Baltimore with my husband, son, and two cats. I'm working on editing my first novel. I love reading, traveling, and the cello.

The Wizarding World of the Trial Court

I’m not too proud to admit that Harry Potter helped get me through law school. More than once as a 1L, while trying to understand a dry contract case or an ancient property rule, I would have thought I was … Continue reading

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You can’t snub people who ignore you

Apparently I live in the friendliest place in England. But saying that is like saying this guy is the most open-minded and accepting ISIS fighter. I learned quickly that rude and polite are standards unique to each society. People here … Continue reading

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What does it feel like living abroad in unpresidented times?

I can only speak for myself, but I feel alone. People here are freaking out about Brexit. Someone who I want to be friends with said that Trump is 4 years, 8 years max (it sounds like a prison sentence: … Continue reading

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Buffy update and a question

I’ve gotten a surprising amount of hits and comments on my I don’t like Buffy post, and I feel like it deserves an update. I still don’t like Buffy, but I do appreciate the people debating it reasonably with me … Continue reading

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Kushiel’s Mercy readalong: weeks 6 and 7

Ok, so I had to stop reading after week 5. I realized why this book isn’t my favorite of the series despite having 200 pages or so that I love more than any other portion. It’s because Sidonie and Imriel … Continue reading

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Kushiel’s Mercy readalong: week 5

Chapters 50-62. Questions by Lynn.

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The Sex Lives of Eunuchs

Originally posted on The Closet Professor:
Throughout history, there has existed basically three types of eunuchs:? those where were castrated before puberty, those who were castrated after puberty, and those who had their penis and testicles removed during the castration.…

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Kushiel’s Mercy readalong: week 4

Chapters 23-35. Questions by me.

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Kushiel’s Mercy readalong: week 3

Chapters 23-35. Questions by me.

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Kushiel’s Mercy: week 2

Time for week 2, chapters 11-22. Questions by Allie.

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