But really, it isn’t, I swear. 🙂 One of my new favorite TV shows this fall is ABC’s Selfie. It stars Karen Gillion and John Cho, both of whom happen to be favorite actors from various other places and things (Karen – Doctor Who, John – Star Trek). I’m kind of a big geek when […]
Yesterday’s post reminded me of one of the many things I love about books. Old books. My parents are collectors of old books, and the love of old things was passed down to me. I still own the book that I was reading in that old photograph of myself I put up yesterday. Here’s what it […]
THEN NOW Not much has changed, has it?
No, really, it did. Not in a “I’ve had all the epiphanies a person will ever need and now my life has been changed in so many ways!” kind of way. Like I said – literally. (This is one instance where I do really mean literally. Unlike 99.9999% of the other times it is used in […]
Fear. It’s a topic I’ve been coming to learn a lot about. What have I been learning? Mainly – that I have a lot of it. I don’t necessarily know where it originated from, though I have my suspicions; nor do I understand why it has had such a hold on me over the years, […]
I know I’ve been absent for a bit, but I’ve had good reason. -Working on getting my house together. This has included adventures in painting, cleaning carpets, tile, electricians, a new stove, packing, cleaning, and all sorts of other aspects of home ownership. -Car dilemmas. Exhaust, emissions, car inspections, a new brake line, radiator, and […]
Silence on the blog-front here can only mean one thing – something important must be going on. And there has been. I’ve bought my first home! I’m gearing up for a whole new set of adventures here! Ready, set, go!
What can I say? I must be a sucker for games based on books. “Dreaming Spires – Build an Oxford college, meet Tolkien, Wilde and Shelley and witness historical events in a thematic strategy game.” Shortly after I found the Pride & Prejudice game, I was fooling around on Kickstarter, and found Dreaming Spires, which […]
*blows dust off the blog* Sorry folks! I was distracted during the month of November because I was too busy winning this little thing… It was a bit of a last minute thing; I didn’t sign up officially until Halloween. Consequently, I had NO outlines, zero planning and my writing was all over the place! […]
Everyone ought to go here and check out this new card game, Marrying Mr. Darcy. “It is a truth universally acknowledged, that lovers of Pride and Prejudice want to marry Mr. Darcy. Marrying Mr. Darcy is a strategy card game where players are one of the female characters from Jane Austen’s novel Pride and Prejudice. […]