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2015 September Wrap-Up

It’s officially the end of September! I certainly can’t believe it… but then again, that’s nothing unusual. These months just seem to fly by! Here is how my month went by, … 374 more words

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Meeting the Father of Languages (Dothraki, mainly)

Was thrilled to attend a lecture on translation by renown language creator David J Peterson tonight at CCA.

After describing how he builds his many invented languages—such as Valerian and Dothraki for Game of Thrones—he told a fascinating story about how he discovered his calling. 397 more words

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Singing in the Shower, for Art's Sake

Steven Froman, an intriguing artist I met while at CCA, asked me to sing for the “shower scene” of his video/sculpture installation on voyeurism (which I was fine with as long as it was audio only!) I’m honored that my voice will be a small part of his art, which is a big part of a larger show of exciting MFA student work, curated by Sandra Lee. 22 more words

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2015 October Book Releases

Hello bookworms! September is almost over, which means October is on its way! There are sooo many books being released this month. So let’s get on to it! 706 more words

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What is Mariquita by Angela Stevens?

Angela Stevens – author of the Vargr Trilogy (you can read what I think of the first book – The Wolf You Feed, here… 490 more words

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Let’s face it, this is an obvious suggestion. I will ALWAYS recommend you read. However, when was the last time you sat down and just read – with no interruptions, no worries, no nada? 264 more words

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Olympic National Park Camping

Me and my friends have been planning this camping trip for a while now, probably around a month or so. There were 13 of us who went and a few of us left early to try to get a campsite because all the campsites are first come first serve, so we figured that if we left early enough (our early is 1pm), we would be able to get a campsite. 282 more words