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Friday Fifteen

Happy Friday, guys! It’s the last Friday in March, and although we’re ending with a little more lion than lamb, I’m psyched to get closer and closer to real spring. 68 more words


Know Thyself by Way of a Bigger Vocabulary

I just finished a book on words, The Painted Word. It’s amazing what one can learn about oneself by expanding one’s vocabulary. I found out that I engage in sciamachy and omphaloskepsis on a regular basis. 133 more words


Realism in Speculative Fiction

As a reader of speculative fiction, I get to discover what life is like in worlds that aren’t yet possible or can never be possible.  Science fiction and fantasy are two of the main genres of speculative fiction, and while they’re both looking at life that’s different than what we know, they are very different from each other. 288 more words


The Beginning of a New Novel

Good morning!

This week I’ve been playing catch-up from taking last week off completely, and I apologize for the vague and short post on Monday. We’ll be back to regularly scheduled programming next week. 285 more words


The March Madness of pop culture heroines

It’s that time of year again: March Madness. And while many of you are probably wondering who is going to win the NCAA tournament, we’re wondering who would win in a very different kind of competition: If your favorite heroines from pop culture were to fight, who would win?  186 more words


1001 Beers

Here are some vector illustrations I created for the cover of the best selling book
1001 Beers You Must Try Before You Die which was updated in 2013: 74 more words

My Work

The Friday 56: #8

On Fridays, Freda’s Voice holds The Friday 56, a weekly booking meme. Essentially, you just grab a book, turn to page 56, post a sentence or a few sentences, and then join the link-up. 245 more words