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Neil Gaiman’s Asides Are Better Than Most People’s Advice

April 15, 2013 by



Take Me By the Tongue and I’ll Know You

April 12, 2013 by


I’ve already talked about this one a couple of times. If you’d like some alternative visuals try Sherlock or X-Men. Apparently an awful lot of people have the moves like Jagger… Playlist link here.  

My Relationship With Google

April 11, 2013 by


So this year I decided to transition to using Google calendar. I have a grown-up phone now and I really wanted to be able to check my calendar when I wasn’t on my couch. (Yes, it happens. Shut up.) I’ve had a Google calendar for while but up until this point it’s only had the […]

I Wonder What Happens Next

April 10, 2013 by


Me: Tomorrow’s Monday! Rick: (flatly) I love you, bear. Me: I shouldn’t say that with so much glee? Rick: Yeah. It’s possible that I was a little more than reasonably excited about getting back to work this week. But come on, I knew it was going to be fun. I’ve been running through the last […]

Letter Composed During a Lull in the Fighting

April 8, 2013 by


I tell her I love her like not killing or ten minutes sleep beneath the low rooftop wall on which my rifle rests. I tell her in a letter that will stink, when she opens it, of bolt oil and burned powder and the things it says. I tell her how Pvt. Bartle says, offhand, […]

You’re a Criminal as Long as You’re Mine

April 5, 2013 by


This song is surprisingly apropos more than one of the relationships in Wizards.*   * Playlist link here because WordPress doesn’t want to play nice and link to it properly.  

Complete First Draft = Celebratory Jello Shots and Dancing on the Table

April 4, 2013 by


So I’m just now realising that I didn’t tell you I finished the book. I finished the book!* What now, you ask? Basking in the glory of the finished work? Anxiety spiral about whether it’s good enough? Celebratory jello shots and dancing on the table? The last one, definitely. Beyond that I decided to take […]