It's easy to say that 2016 has been a trying year. If you are dissatisfied with the outcome of this year's US presidential election (which was highly sensationalized by national and international media outlets), you likely share this opinion. The world also lost so many creative sparks this year - author Harper Lee, actresses Carrie … Continue reading The ULTIMATE Misc. Musing: 2016 in Review
In honor of my 3rd Bloggiversary, I decided to hold a Q&A session with my wonderful readers. Here are some of my favorite entries: What's your favorite genre to write in? My favorite genre to write will always be fanfiction. Not going to lie. But of the more serious genres (the ones I can write … Continue reading Answering Your Writerly Questions!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xa1FDFxVYSw I find this song to be quite relaxing to listen to while writing - it's catchy and its epic, upbeat nature keeps me on my toes. While I enjoy the sound of the late, great Bowie's voice, I find it a tad distracting in this song. (I read that this song was originally composed … Continue reading Writer’s Jukebox: “Heroes” by David Bowie
Q: So, what have you been watching lately? A: A really cool show about a bunch of kids with magical powers who go to school to learn to use their powers to fight evil. Q: So, what have you been reading lately? A: A really cool book series about a bunch of kids with magical … Continue reading So much variety, huh? 😛
For today's post, I had the privilege of speaking to Becky Laine, author of The Story of ABBA for Young Readers about the book's superbly redone artwork, how she got into the ABBA fandom, and more. A: You're known on the Web "ABBA Fan 456." How did you come to call yourself an ABBA fan? … Continue reading Interview with Becky Laine, Author of The Story of ABBA
I'm participating in Becky Laine's blog tour for the upcoming re-release of her biography of the Swedish band ABBA. This new edition of The Story of ABBA for Young Readers includes completely revised text and new hand-drawn illustrations by the author. Bloggers from the ABBA fan and literary online communities are joining forces help … Continue reading Story of ABBA 2016 Blog Tour!
In September, Nate Philbrick shared the Q&A Blog Tag on his site, and left the tag open to anyone who wants to participate. I thought I'd give this tag a go. Since I write all my posts months in advance whenever I have a free minute to sit and write, that's why you're only seeing … Continue reading Q&A Blog Tag!