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5 Things Alice in Wonderland Reveals About the Brain

I’ve been mildly obsessed with the BBC – Future & Earth sites since a friend posted an excellent (and entertaining) article about octopus mating–seriously, you must read it. 140 more words


Nabokov's Real Lolita

Perhaps, it was a strange choice to read this long essay over breakfast (cold cereal and tea, for those who are concerned with such matters), but I’ve been in a reading, writing, blogging, everything rut. 182 more words


There should be a #WackyWednesday!

First of all, I have to admit I’ve been living in a ‘Quil haze this past week.  My usual solid steel immune system has let me down. 389 more words

Writerly Musings

Write More Now! (How I started writing more in less time)

It’s been an amazing winter break, full of rest and finally finding more time to do things I enjoy (reading! writing! spending way too much time browsing random Mashable articles!). 583 more words


Storytelling Through Crime: "People Who Eat Darkness"

For the past couple of weeks, I’ve been knee-deep in books that can be labelled in the true crime genre. I’m generally not an aficionado of murder as entertainment (the sensationalize plots, bad acting, and terrible cop lingo of police procedurals on television, which make me want to gag with a spoon).   608 more words


Want to Be a "Success"? Learn to Be an Outlaster

This is a link to Kristen Lamb’s blog post.  I could continue to hack out a wheel from the stone, or direct you to where she’s made one for  the finest luxury car.   22 more words

Writerly Musings

Texture of Accomplishment

In early August, my laptop turned into a beast. It chewed through time like I chew through licorice whips. Snap, munch, yum, next hour, please. 732 more words

Joan Leacott