I can’t hear myself think…

Sorry for dropping this in here, but I felt like I ought to--despite the fact that it belongs in my diary and is sort of doing exactly what I despair. I wish I could believe that the world is not going to end, but I cannot convince myself of that. The media and the backlash…

Mind on Shuffle

Sometimes, my mind is like an MP3 player. Okay, maybe my mind is like an MP3 player quite frequently. Anyway, a novelista wants her mind on repeat. If her mind is on repeat, then she's working on one novel (or other writing-related project, like editing) and nothing else. If her mind is on shuffle, then she's…

Satan ≠ Love

WARNING: POLITICALLY/RELIGIOUSLY CHARGED TOPIC PROCEED AT YOUR OWN RISK So one of the first things I'm hearing about Pope Francis is that he says not to discriminate against gays, but that gay adoption is unfair to children and that gay marriage is the work of Satan. Wow. Okay. How about I laugh my ass off…

And now, I give you the top ten reasons why I will not be watching the last two episodes of King of the Nerds...   10. Moo lost the Nerd-Off. (DUH!) 9. I don't have cable or satellite, which means no TBS. And I'm getting tired of playing "dial-a-website" to find the latest episode, only to…

Why I’m Pro-Union

I know it's useless to pour my heart out. I know that one right to work bill has completely passed, the second is half passed and both are headed for the governor's desk next week, where they will be signed (as I knew they would be, even before he promised such). Michigan is headed down…