This is a Faceboook post I made the other day, because I’m honestly just bored with real life. (And I wonder why my FB friends think I’m a weirdo.) So… here you go. Enjoy! Here lies Dodgy Grenadian Skillet, the bane of my island existence. I inherited you from a long line of haggard SGU students who […]
I’m sorry. This is a terrible video. But it’s also hilarious, and if you’ve got 20 minutes to kill, I HIGHLY suggest that you watch it. (Or maybe I’m suggesting that you watch it…high.) Either way, it’s worth a gander. Particularly if you’re a romance writer. Enjoy!
Hashing. For those of you who are wondering what kind of leaf I might be smoking, the definition of hashing is thus: Hashing originated in December 1938 in Kuala Lumpur, then in the Federated Malay States (now Malaysia), when a group of British colonial officers and expatriates began meeting on Monday evenings to run, in a […]
Here’s a picture that I absolutely DID take myself. This is where I write every day. (God Willing and the Creek Don’t Rise, as Janet Reid would say)
It’s embarrassing how many nights a week I lay awake, eyes wide, ears perked, hyper-analyzing every little creak and groan. The chirping of crickets turn into the squeaking of front door hinges. (Though, to be fair, the crickets here do seem adept at mimicking inorganic sounds like car alarms and electric buzzing.) The tree outside […]
I have a spirit animal, and his name is Todd*. You know those moments in your life, when you look back and realize “that was a moment that influenced me to change.” You might not realize it at the time–in fact, you almost never do–but whether you know it or not, something comes into your […]
Hello, friends! This is the first official post of my soon-to-be ongoing theme of “Q & A Thursday.” At first, I’ll probably just start off by making up my own questions. But eventually, you can start e-mailing me any writing or island related questions to the following address: FridayIsForWriting@gmail.com (catchy, right?) and I’ll choose one […]