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Happy Bunny Day!

Just wanted to wish everyone a happy Sunday, whether you celebrate Easter or not.  I haven’t been the best at blogging but wanted to at least spread some cheer.  128 more words

Everything, Not Poetry

Strange days

So, I lost my beloved cat the day of the full moon/eclipse. My little wild thing hopped the fence like she always did. She had a schedule. 594 more words

Vagina, Vagina, Vagina - It's just a word!

Unless you work at an OBGYN office I’m pretty sure you don’t say vagina enough during the course of the day. Me? I say vagina… 614 more words

Everything, Not Poetry

Conventions and "slut-shaming"

This IO9 article has recently resurfaced, and since I’m preparing to re-enter the world of conventions soon, I thought it was worth bringing up: Author Emily Finke describes the disagreeable treatment she received at a Balticon, when she cosplayed in a costume from… 585 more words



This past weekend I attended the Association of Writers and Writing Programs conference in Seattle. So did about thirteen thousand other writers, publishers, and educators. To say it was overwhelming would be a tiny understatement. 180 more words


Return Of An Early Inhabitant of Jaunpils Castle (Circa 1301) Or Just A Glitch In The Matrix?

In the autumn of 2004, more than just the leaves were changing in Latvia. We were in the midst of immense cultural, financial and political shifts: We had been members of the EU (European Union) for precisely one year; within which time, change had consumed every level of Latvian life. 2,053 more words