TV Review | Hemlock Grove

Copy origin: Netflix Canada More information: IMDB | Wikipedia Ley’s [rating:2] Hemlock Grove is Netflix’s latest streaming original series presentation, a supernatural horror drama mystery hybrid set in a small fictional town in Pennsylvania that looks exactly like a small town in Canada (they did nothing to hide or camouflage the street signs to look […]

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Pin ALL The Things!

Follow my blog with Bloglovin So, I do have plans on entirely reorganizing my blog and having regular scheduled posts, but I haven’t had a spare second to do so thanks to six days of work, one day off, and then right back into the working thing. But I’ll get there. I swear. Ley has […]

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Ebook Readin’

Cuddly lapcat, warm tea, and a good book. What more could you want? For Christmas this year, I received a Kobo Touch from a friend. It’s not something I requested, or that I thought I would enjoy. I had been skeptical of digital books. I had been one of those “but I prefer holding and […]

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Absence Schmabsence

I have blogger’s block. Is that a thing? Where every time you see that blank WordPress screen and are expected to fill it with text you grow unreasonably anxious, uncomfortable in your own skin, and self-conscious that every word you write is going to be judged. It’s not that I don’t want to blog. I […]

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Writing Diary | To Revise or Not To Revise

After NaNoWriMo, I stopped writing. I had pushed myself as far as I could go with the zombie novel I’d been writing, and the whole thing had fallen flat with no apparent way to fix it. I spent December pondering if I should push through to the end, force some kind of big climax into […]

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Hi 2012

Oh geez, I updated WordPress and now I don’t know where anything is, and weird messages keep popping out at me. I’m scared, guys. I’m scared. This is just a random message to let you know I am still alive. 2012 has arrived. We’re almost midway through January, and what do I have to show […]

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On Winning NaNoWriMo 2011, & Why I’ve Been Too Afraid To Blog

As you may notice if you scroll down, there was a huge, inexplicable gap in blog entries beginning around the time I announced that I would, in fact, be partaking in NaNoWriMo this year. A lot of it had to do with planning the novel in question. I had hoped to document my pre-novel process, […]

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Book Review: The Name of the Star

The Name of The Star by Maureen Johnson Release date: September 29, 2011 Publisher: Putnam Juvenile Genre: Young adult paranormal Copy origin: Preordered via BookDepository.com The day Louisiana teenager Rory Deveaux arrives in London marks a memorable occasion. For Rory, it’s the start of a new life at a London boarding school. But for many, […]

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NaNoWriMo ’11 Prep

It’s fifteen days until the commencement of NaNoWriMo — National Novel Writing Month — and I am in full-on preparatory mode. As mentioned in a past post from September, I was on the fence about joining this year. Awful things seem to happen whenever I attempt NaNoWriMo. What if I break out in adult acne […]

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