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An introduction and some history...

I’m Stella, but at the same time, I’m not… yet.

Two or so years ago, following my divorce, I had my name legally changed. I kept my first name, made my middle name my last name, and gave myself a new middle name. 1,437 more words

Origin Story

The First Miles

For years I had thought of writing a blog that relates back to running. I told myself I would start one after 100 races. Someday I’ll list them all, but a combination of 111 half marathons, triathlons, and full marathons later, here it is. 768 more words


We're Saying Simple Sentences

Miss Spoken is two! Girls generally talk earlier, and we’re no exception. We’re not just girls now either, though lady live lit still has a catchy ring and I’m keeping it. 311 more words


An Origin Story Of Sorts

Over the last couple of weeks I’ve turned over Tuesday’s to my sister, Jennifer, who has greatly enjoyed writing columns here. I’ve found her posts to be entertaining and a fun way for her to explore just how deep her geekiness runs. 715 more words

General Geek

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

I haven’t put up a blog post in a while, and I’ve been working on a novel in my spare time. I figured I would post a piece of a chapter to see if I get any valuable feedback. 657 more words

My Home Away From Home

I was talking to my mother about fingers today. She and I have very different hands; her fingers are long and nimble for her handicrafts, thin enough to appear delicate but strong enough to wring the life out of you if you do her wrong. 856 more words

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