I am back at home at Southwestern for the night. I spent the first part of the weekend in Austin, at the house where I was housesitting. But my friend comes home today, so I decided to come back out here to my place. I was unloading the groceries I […]
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It has been forever! I was in Florida for 10 days without internet (I did post once from my iPhone, but that connection was spotty too). I have also been writing a lot. That’s what I was just doing when I reminded myself what a terrible blogger I am! Hello! […]
Everything is easier when I’m writing. I started a new project two days ago down here in Florida. It’s funny— I always get my novel ideas while I travel but never realize that until it happens. This time, I shot out of bed and wrote down everything about this story […]
I just picked up my mail and received my copy of “Keeping The Moon” by Sarah Dessen. Of course I’ve read it before, maybe twice, but somehow I don’t own it and I need to own all of Sarah Dessen’s books. I will reread it on my Florida trip since […]
I am so excited! Today is Scott’s 31st birthday. 2011: Two years ago, I got Scott a BMX frame for his birthday (I think he paid half, since they’re about $350) and had just cut my own bangs. We went to Clay Pit for Indian food, and I tried my […]
Sometimes I hate reading. Because sometimes you read a book that you know you’ll never get over. I don’t know about you guys, but when I’m traveling and need something to read, I wish I could just zap all memory of reading my favorite books from my mind and experience […]
This weekend I tried three new foods! 1. Sausage. I had tried sausage as a child in New Jersey, but I decided I didn’t like it. I also decided this about strawberries, raspberries and blueberries, which I re-tried in the last two years and LOVE. So I figured I was wrong […]