The Brick Test

Last Saturday, I did my lifeguard re-certification. My current one (well, not my current one any more, I suppose) doesn’t expire until April, but Red Cross courses are somewhat few and far between, and I need to be certified to assistant manage the pool this summer, so I kind of had to strike while the … More The Brick Test

It’s Pancake Day!

Or, perhaps, “Fat Tuesday” or “Mardi Gras” if you are so inclined. I, however, prefer pancakes over the other two options, and so that is how I have chosen to identify the day. Very English of me, for someone who has few ties to England (other than a pre-teen Doctor Who obsession) and has yet … More It’s Pancake Day!

I’m All Done!

Well. With step one. As of last night, when I gave it its last read-through and edit, all of my worldbuilding for the-book-series-that-has-to-do-with-Suo-Gan is done. I have a really solid world (the magic and religious systems, in particular, make me rather happy) and, actually, the bare bones of my plot. Or so I think. I’m … More I’m All Done!

I Keep A List of Quotes From My Daily Life (that I think are funny) On My Phone

I’ve done this once before. Feel free to blast to the past to read that if you’d like. Enjoy. I like dark chocolate. It’s bitter and unpleasant, like me. “Why are you crushing my dreams?” “Your dreams are wrong.” And I will raise you up on eagle’s wings — how do you like all the … More I Keep A List of Quotes From My Daily Life (that I think are funny) On My Phone

I Need To Watch Barbie “Princess and the Pauper”

Why? Dude, I don’t know. But for the last 29 hours (or so), I have been seized by this unbelievable conviction that I absolutely must watch Barbie Princess and the Pauper, the classic 2004 smash hit. I think it may have something to do with the end of the semester and finals looming, and preparing … More I Need To Watch Barbie “Princess and the Pauper”