Monthly Archives: October 2014

NaNo no no no no no no!

For my writer friends out there, I’m sure you’re all aware that NaNoWriMo starts tomorrow. For the unanointed NaNoWriMo stands for National Novel Writing Month, and the goal of the project is to write a 50,000 word novel in a … Continue reading

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Ebola, curing paralysis, book marketing and Homecoming King

OK, now that I have your attention, it’s link soup day here. (Definitely check out the Homecoming King item, as that’s my favorite!) I thought I’d post a few interesting links today. First up, everybody in the US is watching how … Continue reading

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I was not impaled by an arrow… so, all in all, a good week!

Happy Friday to you! Sorry, I’ve been incommunicado on the blog and social media. I was, unfortunately, on a camping field trip with my daughter. My husband was supposed to go, but he got sick and doomed me to nature. … Continue reading

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Friday Fun Stuff: That was Stupid

I am a total Jimmy Fallon fan, so when I saw this hashtag segment, I knew it would make a great Friday Fun Stuff. I’m totally feeling it as I’ve done a few things in life that deserve that hashtag. … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday – Sardines

It’s throwback Thursday, as they say. I usually let Thursdays pass without any notice of such things. But, I heard this song on the radio the other day, and it took me back to my college days in DC. The … Continue reading

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When Today’s Headlines Remind You of Your Story’s Dark Roots

Well, a lot of headlines lately have touched on whether the ebola virus, which has now reached US shores in an uncontrolled manor, will spread and become a public health threat. There was already controversy when US doctors who’d contracted … Continue reading

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Friday Fun Stuff: Cat and Dog diaries

Happy Friday to you. Hope you’ve had a lovely week. For our Friday Fun Stuff, I’ve got the Sad Cat Diary below. Don’t worry, it’s not really sad. If you finish, you can check out the Sad Dog Diary (I found … Continue reading

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Song Lyrics that Don’t Quite Fit

I think I’ve mentioned before that I like song lyrics, particularly ones that are just fun stories, or inspiring. Well, in the past few months, I’ve noticed a few songs with lyrics that don’t quite fit, and I’ve found it … Continue reading

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