I am prone to obsessions. I have always loved collecting journals. I am a list maker, a goal setter, and life tracker. I like having an analog journal and calendar, not just digital ones. I like being able to sit in bed or on the couch, and reflect on what I have going on, what…… Continue reading My Newest Obsession: Bullet Journals
I am pretty sure everyone agrees that, at some point in time, 2016 sucked. My family had this discussion at Thanksgiving. We had a tough year. Both my grandmothers passed away this year. The election. Other things happened that weren’t necessarily awesome. I protested; my year had been pretty awesome. I got tenure, which came…… Continue reading Can A Year Suck and Be Awesome At the Same Time?
It has been a while since I talked about knitting. Don’t take that to mean I haven’t been knitting. What do you think I do when I am sitting on the couch, Cedric sleeping on my lap, and the television is on? I knit! For the past three months I have been playing with Illusion…… Continue reading Knitting an Illusion!
NaNoWriMo is over! I am done! Well, as done as I can be. What happened in the end? Quite a lot happened and all in about 2 days. As I have mentioned before, I didn’t really write a novel this year. I wrote 2 things. First, the background necessary to help me co-write a novel…… Continue reading NaNoWriMo 2016: The End… Not Really
There are 31 days left in the year of 2016. For those 31 days I am going to post to the blog every day! I was trying to decide what to write today and I looked back to see what I was doing this time last year. Last year I was still thinking that this…… Continue reading … And Now It’s December
November is over! Well, in about 12 hours… Twelve long hours in what may be a pretty crummy month. Does this mean December will be super awesome? Nope! It just means it will be December and time remains a social construct! In a few hours we will know the final results of my 2016 NaNoWriMo…… Continue reading November is Over, What About December?
There are just a few days left in NaNoWriMo 2016. As of writing this, I am less than 3,000 words away from a win of 50,000 words. I am by no means near finished with anything. While I have mostly put aside my work on Northanger Farm, I have had some major developments with the…… Continue reading NaNoWriMo: Nearing the Finish Line