In my last article I discussed A Song of Ice and Fire, a series of alleged “books” so bad that I couldn’t even review them directly. I felt I should follow that up with something a bit on the lighter side. For my very first post, I reviewed a so-bad-it’s-good ‘60s cartoon loosely based on a Tolkien masterwork. Now I’d like to bring up the subject of a work of similar hilarity: My Immortal by Tara “XXXbloodyrists666XXX” Gilesbie. And no—I didn’t misspell “wrists”; she did.
My Immortal is a work of fan-fiction set in the world of J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series, although the two have very little in common. Despite being deleted from the website on which it was first published, very likely due to its numerous and ineptly-penned sex scenes and the like, My Immortal now has numerous sites devoted to it where one can read the full text or download the .epub file, which I recommend to anyone in need of hysterical laughter.
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