Archives: 2015

NaBloPoMo #5 – WE HAVE A KITCHEN!

In post #1 this month, I talked about the kitchen renovation, and how stressful it’s been. And this week was probably some of the craziest, just because of the number of people working on the house at a time. Yesterday, the cabinet guy came to make some adjustments and put on the last bit of

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NaBloPoMo #3 – The Model who ‘quit’ social media

So for the most part, I’m posting these a day late because I write them late at night, so I publish and backdate them the next day. This blog, however, is an exception. I’m sure you’ve probably heard about Essena O’Neil the Australian model who quit social media, and posted a video saying that everyone

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NaBloPoMo #2 – Comikaze 2015

I don’t drink, but I have a hangover. I’m an introvert, and have a chronic illness – I tend not to overbook my weekends, but sometimes things can’t be helped. In the course of the weekend, we had a 5k, Halloween necessities, and went to a comic convention. Even the Oldest Kidlet who is most

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NaBloPoMo #1 – Living in Chaos

This is going to have to be quick, because it’s going up so late. I’m attempting NaNoBloPoMo – the blogging equivalent of National Novel Writing Month. Only it’s writing a blog post a day. I’m not sure why I’m doing it. Things are plenty stressful here at the moment. We’re under going a kitchen renovation.

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Update: Teen.Com’s Fanfic Shaming Post – Does Editing Fix it?

Update: Teen has taken down the blog post entirely (I’m glad I have these screencaps), my thoughts at the end of this post Yesterday’s post was spread by a fair number of people on the internet, and that makes me happy. It wasn’t just spread by fanfic writers, but by people who understood that bullying

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Internet Shaming/Bullying: Slash Fic and Teen.Com

Update 1: The post on teen.com referenced in this has been edited. I’ve written a post to reflect these changes, which includes screencaps of the original post. Update 2: Teen.com has taken down the Teen Wolf post entirely Hi all, We appreciate your feedback, have taken down the Teen Wolf fanfiction post & are handling it

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Review: Hen & Chick

Disclaimer: I was provided a copy of Hen & Chick, Episodes 1-5 to review, but all thoughts are my own. Hen & Chick, by Tristan J Tarwater, is a sword & sorcery serial about a daughter and her mother. Azria is 16 and a mage in training who quickly finds herself the mage aboard The

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Happy #BiVisibilityDay

I know, I’ve crossed into hashtagging post titles. I’ve gone to the Dark Side. (Or maybe I’m already there. Huh) Today is Bi Visibility Day, a day to point out that Bisexual people do exist, and that we’re just normal people. Because bisexual people tend to be ignored. A lot of people firmly believe you’re

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SIGNAL BOOST: Black Girl Magic Lit Mag seeking submissions

This post popped up on my Tumblr dash, so I wanted to make sure others saw it. If you know a black woman who writes speculative/experimental fic about black women (or if you are one) – this might be for you! Just read the embedded post and click through for more information! http://writingcareer.com/post/129444604911/black-girl-magic-lit-mag-is-seeking-speculative I am

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