Nearly November, time for Halloween, Samhain/Beltane, Guy Fawkes, and then NaNoWriMo for my pals and I. I’m almost better about most things that have unfolded in the past few months and will be back to making proper blogs eventually. For now, enjoy a piece by the lovable Bipolar Bear.
Originally posted on Raising My Rainbow:
To grandmother’s house we go. #14hourdrive #cabinfever Back in April I was contacted by Ravali Reddy, a super-smarty student at Stanford University who is an undergraduate communication major (class of 2014, whoot whoot!) and a huge fan of Raising My Rainbow. She wanted to write about our family as…
I’ve cut back on social media and skipped blogging entirely for the past two weeks while I try to compose something extra-cerebral on the subject of books, as a precursor to reviewing some excellent YA novels. But I was reminded of two rather severe oversights in my 2011 review post, that I think I should […]
I hope 2012 is off to a decent start for everyone reading this: a good but modest start, since it’s only just begun and we shouldn’t get anyone’s hopes up just yet! I should have blogged about this at least a week ago, but I just couldn’t get organized enough to do so. No excuse, […]
I was already composing this post in my head yesterday, while reflecting on the thousands of women marching through the streets of Egypt, in outrage against the stripping and beating of a young woman by soldiers meant to serve and protect. I felt further driven to expound after my San Francisco-based friends started reporting today […]
Still tinkering around with WordPress behind the scenes. I thought I was supposed to have a list of links show up down yonder in the margin, showing all the other platforms and sites I visit and/or help maintain. Not seeing it, so for now, here’s the list: My Etsy shop – Where I sell all […]
John Scalzi (he of the stunningly trenchant post on the Penn State University tragedy——hat-tip to Ayelet Waldman for sharing it on my Twitter feed) is doing us small-time artists all a solid by giving us a space to promote our work on his blog, for holiday-related gift-shopping. Ain’t he swell? The post is here! If […]