I suppose I should start off by apologizing for the unintentional hiatus I took this month? Ahem, well, yes. About that. Firstly, I have Excuses. Obviously this thrills your little soul to the snapping point. Alas, I have been fighting a losing war with my health and my role in a musical production of Beauty… Continue reading The Big Reveal: Metal Hands, Metal Soul
Because obviously you are so sick of me dumping my entire novel down your throat that you will most likely die of the frustration shortly. Do I care? No, I do not. You will continue to read my snippets. You will continue to say kind things like, “You are the next Tolkien!” You will continue… Continue reading Death By Snippets
Well, would ya look at that? Yet another post that should have been published before January 1st! I’m not so good with deadlines, okay? But I promise this is the last one. After this, we move on. Leave the past in the past, yes? I am one of those unrealistic dreamers who makes New Year’s… Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions And How To Keep Them
I know this is rather delayed, guys, and I’m sorry. Can we all just get used to the fact that I am not one of those cool bloggers who manages to do end-of-year wrapups before the year actually ends? I think I’ll be attempting to wrap up everything I did in 2016 all year, honestly.… Continue reading 9 Things I Fell In Love With In 2016
Alright, folks! Back by popular demand – oh, hush – are… The Snippets! I wish I could make them all pretty for you, but let’s face it, I am far too lazy to find pictures and edit my words onto their surfaces. So you will just have to be content with the words. She… Continue reading A Fresh Batch O’ Snippets!
This is not going to be a terribly lighthearted post, I’m afraid. Abandon hope, all ye who enter here… If you’re anything like me, you’ve been hearing a lot about this thing called “diversity in fiction.” To be perfectly honest, I’m getting just a bit sick of the term… Unfortunately, I’ve found that most of… Continue reading Breaking My Silence On Homosexuality In Fiction
I don’t know about you, but I was beginning to get scared. Not that Cait and Sky had died, exactly, but that they were now mortal enemies and would never post a Beautiful People or Beautiful Books meme again. Well, we can all breathe a nice, long sigh of relief. Just maybe not all at… Continue reading The Beautiful People Meme Is Not Dead, Thank Goodness!
Nobody panic! You do not have to fill out anything. Actually, I’m joining the linkup hosted by Perpetual Page-Turner to answer all-the -questions-ever-thought about the books I read this year. If you enjoy such nerdiness as well, I suggest you head on over there and join the fray. Bookishness… Number Of Books You Read: 93.… Continue reading A Survey… For Me, Not You
So Cait designed a lovely little Character Awards post that she invited us all to politely steal. Because impolitely stealing things isn’t nice. So I did. Politely stole it, that is. Now, feel warned. Cait’s questions are somewhat tailored to someone who reads more YA than I do. And so you may notice that my… Continue reading 2016 Character Awards!
I have told you that The Polar Express is my favorite Christmas movie. But now I am going to confess that it was difficult to write… because I love It’s A Wonderful Life so much. I wasn’t quite sure which I loved more. Of course, Jimmy Stewart is the heart and soul of the movie.… Continue reading 7 Reasons Mary From “It’s A Wonderful Life” Is A Worthy Heroine