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Something dark and ominous looms

Anyone with a modicum of white blood cell weakness understands the post-flu ejection period. The constant feeling of swallowing warm, oily lumpfish caviar without ever having put any in your mouth. 295 more words


How my awesomeness can be a hinderance

As I’m sure I’ve mentioned before, I can be a little fangirlish about my own writing. It’s silly; I get crushes on the characters, draw fanart, write fan fictions (and yes, it can be considered fan fiction if the author writes it), and talk enthusiastically with fellow readers about scenes or characters. 305 more words


Clean clutter

Einstein said, “If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, of what, then, is an empty desk a sign?”

I’m a creature of creative chaos. 502 more words


Leonard Cohen's Never Gonna Bring My Groceries In either

My name is Sarah and I recently made the transition from new-mother-on-maternity-leave to “stay at home mom of twins” – for now at least,  and I will confess to the occasional bout of ambivalence about this. 373 more words

Mental Chatter

Method or madness

I like developing characters, and I mean far more than how they interact with others. I like to know what side of the bed they sleep on, what they would order in a restaurant, what their coffee (or tea) drink is, if they prefer shower or bath. 460 more words


Easy Listening and the Insufferable Yanky Kids.

You’re listening to easy listening radio. Where listening is easy. Listening could not, in fact, be easier. It’s manditory, unless you’re toes up. You can’t shut off your ears as easily as you close your eyes. 879 more words


The Vegan cult

In the world of the overspilling toilet, blocked and spewing with blood clotted feces, swollen off-white tissue and urine glazed with a sweet, oily film, the worst possible attempt at remedy is of course flushing a second time. 512 more words