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Is That Really Necessary?

I’m browsing around writerly things on Pinterest (my number one procrastination website that’s not Netflix) and doing some light sentence edits to a short story I’ve been playing around with and I noticed I use “that” a lot. 303 more words


Tuesday List of Writerly Things


Writerly Things

I like to Google-Search stuff sometimes. Sometimes it’s writerly stuff that I need to know (for instance, when the screwdriver was first invented/mentioned) and sometimes it just weird stuff that occurs to me as I’m taking a break from writing (or procrastinating, as it’s otherwise known). 518 more words

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Why Children's Books Matter

This is me and a friend with K. A. Applegate, author of the Animorphs series. Animorphs, Harry Potter, the Julie of the Wolves books, and Harriet the Spy are what made me want to be a writer. 981 more words


As the #BostonMarathon approaches, I am revisting #BostonStrong

I’ve been thinking a lot about the article I wrote for the Huffington Post just after the bombing happened in our fair city.

I’ve been thinking about how citizen video helped capture the brother’s who bombed us and the… 280 more words

Writerly Things

Artist Date: The Andrew Freedman Home

Gosh, it’s been ages. I’m still doing Artist Dates though and I’ve decided to share my weekly creative adventures here. I’ll be sharing other stuff too. 651 more words


LARPing off the Page

Harry Potter fans are making an actual school of wizardry in an actual gods damned castle. Holy crap, guys! “The Rose of Winter” is coming true!!! 110 more words