Books for Dinner Review: Fangirl, by Rainbow Rowell

In this here magnifulous comic by the brilliagoric Lynda “Lynda-de-Bari” Barry, you get to watch a lady metamorphose through a few different stages of Life as a Reader. First off, you see her as a crawling baby caterpillar reader, munching through every kind of book she likes and chewing up this one favorite, Scotch Egg…

NaCaPiMo 2013, Episode 1

11:59 PM: Happy All Saints’ Day! 12:00 AM: Happy All Souls’ Day. …. Annnndddd… NaCaPiMo 2013 COMMENCE!!!!!  Let us give all those bold NaNoWriMowers the warmest, whiskeriest kickoff  they could possibly hope for!  And let us begin (why not, indeed?) with the time Kitsune and Kaylee tried to join the Dancing Mermaid Alter Ego in…

A quick word on spider-nips

Imagine that you are in the shower in the morning, and that place where the back of your neck turns into your hair is really hurting, right in the middle.  At first you’re like, “I should have untied my ponytail before I went to bed.”  Then you’re feeling around as you wash your hair and…

Fiction-Words

Here is a recipe for writing as many fiction-words in a day as you would usually write in a week, even though you had other, More Urgent things to do today, just because sometimes writing can (oh yes oh yes it can) be as much fun as the fun books we like to read for…