Stuff I like, Texas Gothic, The Splendor Falls

Castle Von Udolpho Crimson Abbey of Blood (Movie Monday, gothic edition)

I have got to start seeing movies in a more timely way, either at the movie theater or when they're first released at home. It's not such a thing this week, when something inspires me to talk about its antecedents (⇐this is not the nerdiest the post is going to get), as say, Star Wars,… Continue reading Castle Von Udolpho Crimson Abbey of Blood (Movie Monday, gothic edition)

Book Events, Real Life, Spirit and Dust

Puppies and Books and Babies, Oh My!

What I've been doing when I'm not writing (and rewriting and throwing out and writing again)... Penny got a haircut.  She's hard to snap a photo of because she's never still.  But she was looking like a yeti, so it was time. And speaking of babies... And no, I haven't had a baby, but if… Continue reading Puppies and Books and Babies, Oh My!

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Social Media Networking has ruined my Internet Social Life

Social Media Networking has taken all the fun out of my Internet social life.I have been on the Internet since I had to dial up with my telephone. My BFF "from college?" We met on a writing bulletin board from three states apart. Before Internet dating became mainstream, I told people we went to school… Continue reading Social Media Networking has ruined my Internet Social Life