So folks are telling me I’m getting old. Granted, a lot of the folks I know (bless their bitter little hearts) tend to be assholes and extremely age obsessed. Allow me to recreate a scene from my real life. This is my embittered co-worker giving advice to naive co-worker: “You better get a ring on … More Old Maid
Better late than never. Remember how I used to blog and make OCD-worthy lists and collages of all I’d read? I still make lists, but collages these days, while never extinct, are few and far between. 2011 was a slim yet memorable reading year. I discovered Lisa Kleypas and dedicated the entire spring to reading … More 2011 Books Read
and you would be WRONG. Ho ho, guess who’s blogging again. Okay, so here’s the deal. I’ve been tugging my hair out tinkering with the dreaded query letter and giving myself an ulcer that no amount of Junior Mints could cure. So in my rare, vulnerable moments on ye ole blog in which I express … More You thought you’ve seen the last of me…
I haven’t blogged in ages and most of my readers (if there are any left) are probably tiffed at me for disappearing without reappearing, so I’ll start by apologizing and humming some lines from Evita –“hum hum hum… you must love me!!!!!!!!!!!!!” In the interim, I’ve finished the 4th draft of my novel and am … More Squeal! OMFG! And other high-pitched fangirl sound effects
In minor squeal-able news, I stumbled upon this Hunger Games cast photo shoot on Vanity Fair and my pulse began racing. And this new Hunger Games poster!
I like pictures of people making-out. I like pictures of books. I found this picture on the intrawebs and it’s a stew of all my likes. It brightens what’s left of my heart. Am dropping in to tell you that I am …almost, almost done with my WIP. Then I can read and blog without … More The Great Book Make-Out
If you’re like me–a not-so-secret Hunger Games fangirl–you’ve probably prowled the four corners of the web waiting for any tidbits of casting news for the forthcoming movie. I’ve been known to indulge in book to movie fantasy casting in the past and I’ve even assembled my own Hunger Games cast last year, so when the … More The Hunger Games Movie Casting (thoughts)