Review: Fierce Kingdom by Gin Phillips

Fierce Kingdom takes place over a span of three tense hours, which was about the time it took me to read the book. Though I can't say that I was hooked from the very first page, once I was hooked, I couldn't put the book down. The need to know the outcome kept me turning pages even during the slow part in the middle.

Review: Mars Girls by Mary Turzillo

Publisher: Apex Books Genre: YA/Sci-Fi Release date: June 13, 2017 Pages: 300 The future is a world where life is now possible on Mars. Transportation between planets is still difficult and expensive, but it is possible. It turns out, however, that life on Mars isn't all it's cracked up to be. Nanoannie dreams of the society... Continue Reading →

Doctor Who Wednesdays #36

Martha: Don't you want to know what I was really doing when I was walking the Earth? The Master: [rolls his eyes] Go on then, tell me. Martha: I told a story. That's it. No guns, no bombs, just words. I told them about the Doctor. I told them my story, and I told them... Continue Reading →

Doctor Who Wednesdays #29

"It's funny. I thought if you could hear me I could hang on somehow. Silly me. Silly old Doctor. When you wake up you will have a mom and a dad and you won't even remember me. Well, You'll remember me a little. I'll be a story in your head. That's okay. We're all stories... Continue Reading →

Doctor Who Wednesdays #3

Doctor: "I am not a hero." Robin Hood: "Well neither am I! But if we both keep pretending to be, perhaps others will be heroes in our name. Perhaps we will both be stories. And may those stories never end." - Twelfth Doctor. Robot of Sherwood

History Fridays #3

“If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.” -- Rudyard Kipling, The Collected Works I have a Masters degree in History. People have a lot of different responses when they find this out. Some people ask more question - such as what area of history I studied. A large number... Continue Reading →

Writing 101: The Red Maple Tree

Good evening! I've decided this evening to work on yesterday's writing 101 assignment which I didn't get a chance to look at yesterday. The assignment today was to write a particular scene (more on that in a moment) and the twist was to write it from three different perspectives. An idea for how the scene... Continue Reading →

Taking up a Challenge

I was so stuck on an idea for a blog post today that I seriously considered quitting Nablopomo. Yes, with only 12 out of the 30 posts left to write (definitely over half way done) I was going to let a lack of ideas stop me. Well, that's not entirely true. I have plenty of... Continue Reading →

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