Follow/fav why do people hate mary sues: aka a possible defense of them by: grey154 well after reading countless essays, i think i've gathered enough information to where i can point out some of the real reasons why people hate mary sues as well as possibly defend certain aspects of the mary sue. So many people think of mary sues as being powerful, but i prefer to see a mary sue as an irregularity, someone that warps the fabric of the narrative around them people don't act like they should, rules are broken, plot derails, etc, etc.
This brief essay attempts to see whether ocs can be rescued from the curse of the mary-sue if i may be permitted to start by stating the obvious, writers for many television series have been known to use ocs from time to time. Self-insertion and mary-sue-ism i have heard time and again that self-insertion is the scourge of fan fiction and that any tale containing traces of it must be bad by definition.
A series looking at common tropes in storytelling this essay looks at mary sues and how to use, avoid, or subvert them. Most often, mary sue is an original character created by the author of the story, but media characters also can become mary sues some start out that way: fans of star trek: the next generation point out that the overly wonderful, often-despised young wesley crusher is named for gene wesley roddenberry. Các thành viên khi post bài chú ý nếu nội dung sai khu vực quy định sẻ bị ban nick và xóa tất cả những bài của acc vi phạp ngay lập tức ( không có việc cáo kiện gì ở đây nhé . The mary sue society site contains a detailed explanation of mary sue, as well as essays, essay editing rules and essay writing links, including examples of how mary sues appear in specific fandoms additional essays.
Essay on mary sue thảo luận trong ' phần mềm desktop & văn phòng ' bắt đầu bởi jerodmew , 11 tháng chín 2018 lúc 10:41 jerodmew active member. Actress betty gilpin, a recent breakout for roles in glow and american gods, has a personal essay about her body in glamour magazine that had me alternately smiling, sighing, laughing, and wanting.
In her essay, ‘“too good to be true”: 150 years of mary sue’, pat pflieger begins an exploration of a surprisingly old phenomenon by describing its original definition she’s amazingly intelligent, outrageously beautiful, adored by all around her – and absolutely detested by most reading her adventures. Mary sues were alive and well in the 19th century, and pissing off arguably the greastest victorian novelist of them all to no end ( - for the uninitiated, george eliot was the pen-name of mary ann evans the author of this essay is, in fact, a woman. So what is a mary sue many will tell you that it's the worst thing you can ever write a person who's so perfect, so astounding, that they couldn't exist in my opinion, it's just a character without enough flaws.
I found the following article, called help i have a mary sue , thanks to pottersues i agree with some of the things the writer says, but not everything internet communities often lash out at writers who create mary sues i actually agree with this, as my first experience with mary sues was when.