Preserving the Attic

Flowers in the Attic always had the opportunity to be a great play. In planning stages for over a decade , it was only this year a script was delivered to fans – and initially the reaction was negative. Adapted by Andrew Neiderman , it seemed to sensationalise the incest , diminish the spirit of…

The Garden in the Sky : Purple Grass

Theres a garden in the sky, waiting for me – Catherine Sheffield Seeds of Yesterday The Garden in the Sky : Purple Grass by lorraine-elgar on Polyvore Inner shieldbrisas-1.tumblr.com tubes asiatiquesliledekahlan.eklablog.com grasshome.comcast.net butterflieshome.comcast.net Fadedziggyzpix.blogspot.com Blog-Blog-Blogblogblogblog-necyluv.blogspot.ca Inspired by Cathys Goodbye Letter in Seeds of Yesterday, the purple grass is found within her mystical garden in the…

Mommy Dearest : Rebecca Elizabeth Hollingsworth as Corrine

“Go on, glare your eyes at me, and cry and plead, and talk to me about money and what it can buy. But it can’t buy back a child once he’s dead!” The death of Cory left so much pain and so many things in its wake. How was Corrine this heartless? So asks Jennifer…

The History of Foxworth Hall

By Julianne Hannes Back in the days between 1890 and the 1950s, when one was invited as a guest at a Gilded Age Mansion of one America’s “Elite 400”, often a postcard of the house and stationary with the estates name would be provided. Having your family estate as postcard was a status symbol of…

Like father, Like Daughter

Sometimes I find myself pondering about Corrine and Chris ‘s early years – after they fled Foxworth Hall. So many unanswered questions – How did they survive ? Wasn’t there a war on ? Wouldn’t it seem strange Chris wasn’t in service ? How did they get a house ? And, lastly, and quite importantly…

In search of …a VCA fans holy grail

For years there were whispers and hints of VCA s unpublished work , for over 30 years fans were desperate to find out if the rumours were true …To get their hands on what soon became the holy grail to any VCA fan. Last month , AtticSecrets revealed The Lost Angels of VCA forum moderator…

Tweeting with the Lifetime Stars

When AtticSecrets was just a twinkle in mine and Neisha Chettys eye we spent a lot of time hanging around on twitter with our very own #DonutClub The lifetime movies were in production and twitter was abuzz with excitement  It was the year 2014 , it was the year the Lifetime stars were tweeting ,…

Secret Brother

If one good thing has come out of this diary series , I d have to say its got us discussing again …seeming plot hole s left over in the original saga… Neiderman has put to good use the fans ideas posted on his VCA fan page and he did ask for the fans input…

Secret Brother

If one good thing has come out of this diary series , I d have to say its got us discussing again …seeming plot hole s left over in the original saga… Neiderman has put to good use the fans ideas posted on his VCA fan page and he did ask for the fans input…

Angel, Saint, Devils Spawn ….

“Angel, saint, Devil’s spawn, good or evil, you’ve got me pinned to the wall and labeled as yours until the day I die. And if you die first, then it won’t be long before I follow.” Christopher – Potw AtticSecrets, Jennifer Clark , always gives us the most compelling quotations from VCA’s works and brings…

Secret Brother Teaser

Tuesday sees the release of the third and final installment of the Diary series: Secret Brother Neiderman is teasing fans prior to its release with this cryptic message : If you put the endings of Secrets of Foxworth, Echoes of Dollanganger and Secret Brother together you ‘ll have the whole story …….. Ok , so…

A Masterpiece of Prose

“Artists use lies to tell the truth. Yes, I created a lie. ” Alan Moore V for Vendetta. I once read a blog entitled ” VCA s masterpiece of something thrives on manure “ Harsh. Indeed, for what is actually an insightful look at Virginia’s work, It is marred by the fact that for all…