Like that one guy said: Good writers borrow, great writers steal. Welcome to the place where all things have been lifted, looted, and otherwise pilfered…Remember, possession is 9/10s of the law.
At work, I set up a display for the high schools’ summer reading. As I was setting it up, I realized that I have never read any of them. Insightful as this was, it irritated me. Here I am, with aspirations to write literature… Continue Reading “Jenny’s Summer Reading Program”
My birthday present from Shane arrived a couple days ago. It’s a set of really great pens. Three fountain pens, three roller ball, and three ball point. It’s like the evolution of pens all in one box! I tried out all of them, of… Continue Reading “More toys, I’m getting spoiled; or the Wand Chooses the Wizard”
Speaking of tools… I’m writing this blog on my brand spanking new mini computer. It’s got a built in web-cam, microphone, and is faster than my normal laptop…but it has definitely been designed for hobbit use. Takes some getting used to, I guess. But… Continue Reading “”
Top Chef: Masters will be premiering tonight. Needless to say, I am thrilled. Real chefs with real restaurants who are well-off enough to play for charities. But something struck me as very interesting–initially I thought, whoa, this’ll be tough because these guys really know… Continue Reading “Are we only as good as our tools?”
My goal this month, since I have nothing due to any particular group, is to do writing exercises. And for this purpose, I have purchased a little black book of 192 blissfully blank pages that I plan to fill with All New Writing by… Continue Reading “Little Black Book: June Goals”