Monthly Archives: August 2010

August Reading List

So here is what I have read this August.   Any suggestions for what I should read in September? HATER by David Moody Started off well… Didn’t like the second half or ending.  I’m still confused by it. The main character … Continue reading

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Guess what I found today!

Speaking of Zombies… I found myself some treasure at the Book Store  🙂

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Quick Question about Zombies

My question is simple.  If the world is overrun with the living dead, where would you go to hide? Literature and movies have come to different conclusions about safe locations.  In Resident Evil, it seems like the only option is … Continue reading

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I’m more excited than a kid on Christmas!

GUESS WHAT!  It’s almost here!!!  That’s right…the third and final book in the Hunger Games Trilogy.  I’m so excited.  I can’t wait to read it.  Because it comes out tomorrow, I won’t be posting – I’ll be reading. But I … Continue reading

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Back to the regular grind…

You know what sucks about spending a whole week reading great novels.  It makes everything you’ve written seem like child’s play. I wish I could tell you I spent my vacation fervently revising my own story – But I didn’t.  … Continue reading

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Why I spend way too much time looking at baby name websites…

Sometimes, the hardest thing about writing a story is deciding what names the main characters are going to have.  There are so many factors involved with creating characters. You want to pick a name that’s not too hard to pronounce, … Continue reading

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Is Speling Importent?

I have been using a computer since grade five which means three things. One – I’ve been able to type 40 words per minute since grade seven. Two – My printing is atrocious Three – I rely way too much … Continue reading

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The Lady or the Tiger?

In grade six, my teacher, Mr. Naismith pulled out a book of short stories.  He flipped through it until he reached the one he intended to read to his class of rambunctious students and then cleared his voice. The story … Continue reading

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Why Hater let me down…

Long weekends are the best.  They give me an excuse to sit outside with a cooler and book.  I was lucky enough to read two books this weekend.  I finally read the first Sookie Stackhouse book – Dead Until Dark … Continue reading

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