Monday, April 24, 2017

My newest app addiction

  I completely skipped the Farmville phase. I have never played Angry Birds or Flappy Bird or any other feathered friend-focused game. I have never crushed any candy...

Letting out my inner artist, locking up my inner perfectionist

No one will ever accuse me of being a talented artist. I learned early in life that my particular expertise was with words, and although...

‘Oh, the weather outside is frightful’

My husband just called me. “Honey, do we have an ice scraper?” “I don’t think so.” “I thought you had one.” “If I do, it’s news to me.” “Oh.” This...

Facing first-of-the-year workout woes

Last Saturday I joined the (hundreds? thousands? millions?) of people who decided this year will be the year. The year to get in shape...

Santa Claus is coming to town?

I’ve been looking for an opportunity to get my picture taken with Santa Claus. Yes, I’m nearly 24 years old. No, I did not write...

Join me for NaNoWriMo

Thirty days to write 50,000 words. I am nearing two years removed from the world of academia and long nights spent writing papers, so you...