Happy Friday Everyone! Hope you’ve managed to survive the cold these past few days! One way to keep warm is by taking a nice, hot shower. Not only does a shower leave you feeling clean and refreshed, it apparently sparks creativity. That’s right! Showers aren’t just good for your hygiene—they’re good for your creativity, too.Continue reading “Fun Fact Friday: The Fun is Relative”
So a common problem as a writer is almost never ‘not enough ideas’ but rather ‘an excess of ideas’. We get so distracted by the shiny new story idea that we neglect the work in progress we’re currently working on. Well, that’s not going to happen to me (this time)! I have thought up aContinue reading “Fun Fact Friday: The Fun is Relative”
In my Creative Writing Class this week I was assigned to write a Short Story (5-6 pages) with a strong setting. I had two ideas but one was more developed than the other so I decided to proceed with my story about the first day of the Blitz. For those not familiar with WWII historyContinue reading “Fun Fact Friday: The Fun is Relative”
My agent, Alyssa, is currently in London. One of the many places she visited these past days was the Tower of London. For those who don’t know, the Tower of London was Torture Central back in the day. So I thought I’d share some interesting methods of torture! Perhaps my most fun Fun Fact FridayContinue reading “Fun Fact Friday: The Fun Is Relative”
I love Christmas. I think I made that clear during last week’s ‘Fun Fact Friday’. It’s not hard to enjoy a holiday with so many wonderful aspects to it. Food, presents, decorations, the spirit of giving, and wonderful wonderful movies. I recently had the pleasure of seeing a special showing of the 1947, black and white versionContinue reading “Fun Fact Friday: The Fun is Relative”
I love Christmas. It is my favorite time of the year, with Halloween following as a close second. I love picking out gifts for people that I know they will like and the looks on their faces when they realize I paid attention however many months ago they mentioned they liked a specific item. OneContinue reading “Fun Fact Friday: The Fun is Relative”
Today is the first big snow of Michigan! And when I say Michigan I mean mainland. The Upper Peninsula has has had snow for weeks. But yay for snow! Here’s some snow themed facts for you: NORTH DAKOTA HOLDS THE RECORD FOR MOST SNOW ANGELS MADE SIMULTANEOUSLY IN ONE PLACE. Back in 2007 itContinue reading “Fun Fact Friday: The Fun is Relative”
If you lift a kangaroo’s tail off the ground, it can’t hop. Though, while kangaroos are not naturally aggressive towards humans, they will attack if provoked. Lift a kangaroo tail at your own peril.