Random 411: Thoughts on the new year (so far)

So, here we are. Twenty-four days into 2017 and I’m wondering if I’ve been productive enough. You know, if I’m off to a good start or not. And as always, I’ve thought a lot about this blog, what it means to me, and what (if any) are the plans for its continuation into 2017. Should […]

NaNoWriMo-slash-NaBloPoMo 2016

All right, all right, all right she says in the best Matthew McConaughey impression, in her head. It’s National Novel Writing Month and for the blogging community National Blog Post Month. A push to kick it up a notch in the writing department. For those of you who aren’t familiar with these terms, feel free […]

Table Talk: Fan fiction

I guess it’s time to broach another controversial topic in the land of entertainment: fan fiction. Truth be told, I’m ambivalent about fan fiction. I don’t have any loyalty to a particular fan fiction and, really, I don’t read fan fiction at all, but I used to read fan fiction back in my wonder years. […]

Write_On: Day 1

So begins a new month of letters. I forgot to take a picture of what I was sending before I sealed the envelope, but if I can find the same card in the next couple of days, I’ll come back to post it. On the first day of this campaign, a letter to a friend […]

Write_On: The Challenge

So you know I did the Month of Letters Challenge in February? Well, it turns out there is another challenge like it in April. So, yay! Another opportunity to write a letter a day. There are more days in April, of course, but all the more reasons to take time out of the busy day […]

Month of Letters 2016: Recap & Reflection

Well, well, well. It’s March. I can’t believe how fast time goes by. I know we say that a lot. Like, all the time. But it’s probably because it’s the truth, eh? I still remember getting ready for the new year! Anyway, I wanted to do a recap and reflect upon this year’s challenge. I […]