What Did I Miss?

And so, you know that working-from-home gig?  Not so much.  Now I'm just home. I've been recharging by sniffing books and drinking Pumpkin Spice Lattes.  Last weekend, I made Neil go out and get me one.  This involved leaving our bed and then the entire house.  I almost felt bad.  Maybe. I've wanted to write … Continue reading What Did I Miss?

Meet Truman

In an update on Coffeegate 2012, say hello to Truman Bubbles: As you can see from the photo, Truman comes with a very safe, very wireless keyboard. (The marshmallow was consumed very soon after this photo was taken.  I was worried about sugar-damage.  'Have you learned nothing?' I said to Sarge. Regular blogging will resume tomorrow.  Right … Continue reading Meet Truman

Please Stay Tuned

Some of you may remember Coffeegate 2011.  Well, it's become an annual event.  Earlier this week, I picked up my coffee with my left hand.  And promptly dropped it.  On my computer.  Again.  Maybe it was the weight of my engagement ring.  Or maybe it's because I am seriously not left-handed.  At all.  Ever. Anyway, … Continue reading Please Stay Tuned

A Little Friendly Competition

And so, I’m ‘doing’ NaNoWriMo this year. We have always had a strange relationship. Past attempts have seen me bang out 20,000 words and then well, edit them. Note to self and others: Don’t. Do. That. I have a penchant for abandoning projects in favour of others which I think ‘sound better’, and I don’t … Continue reading A Little Friendly Competition

100 Books or Bust: Heading For 50

Well. Dead Until Dark was the 45th book I've read this year.  Not my usual thing, but my brain was buzzing and needed down-time.  I had fun reading some choice lines aloud to Sarge, and finished it in a few hours. Here's a list of all the books I've read so far this year.  If … Continue reading 100 Books or Bust: Heading For 50