time waster

To lighten things up again, I totally stole this from Lynn Viehl over on Paperback Writer – where does she manage to find the time to find these wonderful timewasting sites and still write as much as she does? Explanations for my choices: I’ve given myself Princess Leia hair – […]

Leah as Leia?

Ugh, I’m still struggling with that short freebie story. It shouldn’t be this hard. Why is it? I’ve been distracting myself by blog hopping and surfing and I thought I’d share some links I’ve found: “Unsent Letters” posts letters people have written but never sent. Some of them are funny, […]

Surf’s Up!

I’ve signed up to write another freebie short story for an upcoming Spring Fling promotion Samhain is doing. So I’ve taken a break from Andy’s story. Just as well as last week’s writing sprint left me completely burned out on them. But instead of writing yesterday, I found myself glued […]

More Ways to Keep You Occupied (and me not writing)

Yesterday I wrote 1300 words on my story, and so far today I’ve written 1400. So I am on my way to this week’s goal of 4000. (I won’t think about how Gizmo Guy managed to write 5,000 words on his manuscript yesterday – grrr, show off!) I would have […]

Ways to Distract you

Gizmo Guy and I watched a movie tonight – unusual for me in that it was a Woody Allen flick. I’m not usually a big fan of his movies, but I did find ‘Match Point‘ interesting. I started off watching it because Gizmo Guy suggested it (he’d seen it before […]


Sitting down? Good. Now lift your right foot off the floor. Holding it off the ground, rotate your ankle clockwise so your foot makes circles. Got it? Good. Keep it rotating as you continue … Now, lift your right hand into the air so it’s not resting on anything. Trace […]

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