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Preta & Guisard - Friday’s AND Saturday’s Words of the Day

I missed posting yesterday’s word of the day, but as a bonus, today you shall have two lovely words to wrap your brain around! Friday’s word, … 574 more words


Listen to the Word

Today is Friday, October 27, 2017. Day 21,778.

Four days until C’s knee replacement surgery.

Dylan Thomas, who was born on this date in 1914 (died 1953), said, “As I read more and more – and it was not all verse, by any means – my love for the real life of words increased until I knew that I must live with them and in them, always. 767 more words


Seven layers of hell


She was in death’s pupa stage, it had cast its mantle over her and she never left this phase -until the end.

It squeezed her so tight she couldn’t breath. 518 more words

Cultural Cruelity

Gilberto Freyre e a mulher negra: Um diálogo

Nota: Em minha casa tenho um exemplar do clássico Casa-Grande & Senzala, livro grande e denso, fruto do trabalho do Freyre. Após algumas observações feitas no… 1,222 more words


Máscara Preta Avenca | Será que funciona?!

Hey Guys, estou fazendo novos testes aqui no blog, estou com a intenção de intercalar a cada segunda um post sobre casa/casamento e um sobre beleza, pois às vezes me empolgo num assunto e escrevo demais sobre ele e acabo esquecendo do outro. 737 more words


Creating Original Creatures: Inspiring Monster Lore from Around the World

One of the hardest parts of writing creature fiction is coming up with original ideas. It doesn’t matter whether your monsters are located in the physical or spirit realm—making frightening entities that people haven’t already seen zillions of times is tough. 1,061 more words

Creating Original Monsters

February's Finale: Four Female Ghosts and Why They're Scary

I’m very thankful I could participate in the New England Horror Writers’ Women in Horror Month blog series! “Wandering Women: Four Types of Female Ghosts and Why They’re Scary” examines why creatures like… 163 more words