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A classic magazine-style theme, Apostrophe is now available for self-hosted sites. An update of Konstantin Kovshenin‘s Semicolon, crafted by Automattic’s Sarah Semark, Apostrophe supports a site logo and featured posts once… 38 more words


“Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?” — said the Master of Quotes, quoting Mary Oliver. By the time he had finished waiting, no one who had heard the question was anywhere to be found.

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Some days....

I just can’t seem to focus.

Today was a little like….

hence…no attempt at an inspiring 3 Day Novel post.



go easy ~p


I am planning to go on a shopping moratorium until Christmas. No particular reason, just to see what it feels like to not be shopping. I’ve been a bit over-obsessed with getting everything in my home and wardrobe “just right” lately, and I want to see if I can break that so I can focus on other things I want to do. 61 more words


Hugo Awards: Amid A Hubbub At The Hugos, 'Puppies' See Little Success

Of the 85 works nominated for this year’s Hugo Awards, one of science fiction’s most prestigious prizes, a dozen walked away with wins. Among their number were hit series, household names and repeat recipients — but a day later, the winning entries getting the most attention have no names at all: In several of the categories, voters picked “No Award” instead of bestowing the prize on one of the nominees.

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Everyone's Likely To Be Sad At This Year's Hugos

The annual World Science Fiction Convention is happening now in Spokane, Wash., packed with the usual discussion panels, author readings and autograph sessions. In most ways, it’s like any other WorldCon — five days of mingling between fans and creators of genre-related media from novels to paintings to music to podcasts.

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