Monthly Archives: January 2013

Writer Wednesdays: Take criticism like a man

The worst part of writing is by far the criticism. It hurts so bad hearing someone talk trash on your baby, your blood, sweat, and tears. But if you can’t take criticism, honestly, you’ll never be a good writer. And … Continue reading

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Brrr … it’s cold!

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Cat breath

Is there anything cuter than the smell of puppy breath? Other than the big eyes and stubby legs and floppy ears and general cuteness of a puppy? Which is weird, because those puppies grow up to have … dog breath! … Continue reading

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The Friday Rant: Mary, Mary

I’ve always liked the contrarians, and I’ve grown to be a lot like little Mary (when I was young, I thought the curds and whey were a punishment for not doing what she was told). One thing that makes me … Continue reading

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Writer Wednesdays: Adjective types

Have you ever noticed that sometimes you use commas in a list of modifiers, and sometimes you don’t? “The big black car turned the corner.” “The shiny, bright car turned the corner.” So why is that? Because adjectives have an … Continue reading

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Boys Being Stupid

I was watching MTV with my daughters the other day, and they had a commercial from this show that has video clips of people basically getting hurt doing stupid things. I was just cringing until they showed one boy lying … Continue reading

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The Friday Rant: Gun Control

Okay, moderate Republican woman (and daughter of a cop, who was regularly shot at, so I hate bad guys having guns) here with my opinion: — You can’t get rid of guns. Only having the bad guys armed is bad. … Continue reading

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