Greetings, from "the editing cave" where I'm busy revising The Love Square. Here's a list of some things I've learned: I have a lot of "staring" happening. He stared at her, she stared at him, etc. etc. I'm working on it, people. There's no good word for a female half-laugh-- "giggle" sounds too silly and "chuckled" … Continue reading Cave Dwelling with Gobo and Eugene
After discussing Chandler's job with a friend and procrastinating with a video of Ross screaming "piv-OT" while the crew moved a couch up the stairs, I thought I'd share some fun Friends memories with you in the form of a trivia post. As Friends needs no introduction, I'll jump right in. These vary in difficulty so … Continue reading Fun “Friends” Trivia
You all know how much I love a Daily Prompt. Today's is: You have to spend one day as or with your favorite fictional character. Which one would it be and what would you do? Gosh, the possibilities are endless. On one hand, I'd love to say Katniss or Tris, but I wouldn't want to be … Continue reading If I Were Olivia Pope . . .
I've been waiting for Fox's Empire to start for months. Football fans are familiar with the commercials, I'm sure. It has been shoved at us through half of the football season. Every time the commercial came on, I told my husband I wanted to watch and he would say something like, "Have fun," or "That's all … Continue reading WOAW’s What to Watch- Empire (SPOILER ALERT!)
Today I happened upon an old email in my Lotus Archives and remembered this funny kid story and thought I'd share. About five years ago, my then-five-year-old, JC, loved to watch a television show called "How It's Made." I think it was on the Discovery Channel (it may still be). He loved the episodes showing … Continue reading Funny Kid Story . . .
I'm not sure about all of you out there in Blogtropolis, but I'm missing Breaking Bad. Yeah, The Walking Dead premiered Sunday night and it was good (not great, in my opinion), but despite TWD, Scandal and my other favorite shows premiering, as well as Knicks preseason, the NFL (including the Jets being better than the Giants so … Continue reading Breaking Bad Withdrawal- “Jesse Pinkman Lives” Fan Fiction
Tonight I thought I'd try a new writing challenge. Chuck Wendig, author, screenwriter, game designer, and blogger extraordinaire, hosts a weekly writing challenge. You can find his post and his blog, "terribleminds: chuck wendig" here. This week, he provides two columns of words. The challenge is to pick a word from column one, then pick … Continue reading Chuck Wendig’s Flash Fiction Challenge Fail