Category Archives: Just for fun

2015 Goals

My original blog post for the start of 2015 had my usual writerly resolutions, like “start a new novel,” “read,” and “attend writing conferences.” Nothing wrong with these goals, except that I plan to do all of them in 2015, regardless of whether they’re … Continue reading

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Star Wars Marathon 2014

Labor Day weekend is one of those long, lazy weekends when a lot of TV channels run viewing marathons (of TV/movie series, like Star Trek and Twilight Zone). In the spirit of this tradition, I decided to post about my recent Star … Continue reading

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Oscar Night

This Sunday is Oscar Night – or, as it’s officially known, the 86th Annual Academy Awards – and I can’t wait. Never mind that I’ve only seen one of the Best Picture nominees, I’m still excited to watch the ceremony … Continue reading

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Inspired by Princess Leia

Thursday’s Children – A weekly blog hop where writers come together to talk about whatever inspires them. Click here to find out more. Anyone who knows me pretty well knows that I am a major Star Wars geek. I’m talking about the first, … Continue reading

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School’s In

My 15-year old daughter will be taking AP Government in high school this year. One of the tough things about taking an AP class is doing homework before school starts in September. The other day, she was doing a worksheet … Continue reading

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