Category Archives: Arts & Entertainment

NaNoWriMo/NaBloPoMo Day 9: Second week, halfway left behind

We’re a little over 1/4 of the way through the NaNos and… I’m still behind. I didn’t write a single word today, choosing to take my day off away from anything difficult. Actually, the truth is I was up all … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo/NaBloPoMo Day 2: Better!

Yesterday I told you how badly I had failed with NaNoWriMo. I didn’t write a single word, instead concentrating on some of the related back work. Today, I had more of that kind of work to do, but I finished … Continue reading

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NaBloPo/NaNoWri-Mo Day 1: Fail

Well hello again dear readers, it’s been a while again. I apologize.  Reality is a little monotonous at the moment, I guess, and I just don’t want to speak too much of my own mind, you know? It feels too … Continue reading

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NaBloPoMo Day 13: It’s a West Side Story

Do you remember “West Side Story”?  I saw it on tv when I was a little girl.  In fact, I watched it with my mom.  I think she called me in to watch in her bedroom with her.  I was … Continue reading

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From the BBC: The Blackberry sketch

This is too fun, I wanted to make sure we could keep enjoying this for a while. Have fun!

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Michael Jackson Dead at 50

Thanks to one of my subscribers, Donna Wilcox,who let me know via Twitter first (even before Meghan McCain, who mentioned it second in all my follows), it’s with a very large hole in my heart that I document this fact: … Continue reading

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Katie MacAlister's "The Last of the Red-Hot Vampires"

This is one of the books I found in that box a friend of mine donated to me. I am SO glad I didn’t let either the title or the cheesy cover put me off this book! “The Last of … Continue reading

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J.R Ward: "Black Dagger Brotherhood" Series

A week or so ago (I’m not sure of the exact time lapse, it’s been all a blur since then), I got lucky: a friend of ours saw me as I was leaving the drugstore while he still had a … Continue reading

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Stephenie Meyer's "Twilight" Series

It’s been a while since I’ve read a book that dragged me in from word one and held me, mesmerized, entranced, unable to let go. For a time, I lived in Meyer’s version of Forks, Washington. A lot of Stephen … Continue reading

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He's Baaaa-aacckkk! Jack Bauer, that is…

Jack Bauer returns into our living rooms Sunday, November 23rd at 20:00 (8PM) in what I figure will be a two hour teaser episode. The show, called “Redemption”, was entirely filmed in Cape Town, South Africa. In an interview on … Continue reading

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