((ARCHIVED)) This is thing that utterly gets my goat; this little phrase right here: "Well, science has proven that . . ." Nope. No, it hasn't. You're wrong. You, sir or ma'am, are very, very wrong. Grr. Usually the ones guilty of this are high school/college age evolutionists who think they have the world figured out. However, … Continue reading My Biggest Pet Peeve ((ARCHIVED))
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=31TATQ2mm3w This week I've decided that I believe in God. "Now, Rosie, weren't you already a Christian?" Yes. The answer is a million times yes, and I've been a pretty strong Christian for a few years now. But this world and its distractions are so blinding. Let me explain:I've lost faith in humanity. Now, it's … Continue reading I’ve Decided Something
((ARCHIVED)) Came across this video the other day . . . http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qOYg2p6tSQs In case you did know, it's a parody of Blimey Cow's videos. If you've never seen Blimey Cow, you'd better click this link RIGHT NOW!!! So, I don't have a YouTube account, and I'm a little late, but I thought I'd try this out. … Continue reading Five Annoying Things About Thank You Blog Posts (And Why I’m Writing One) ((ARCHIVED))
Snapped this pic on my phone of my adorable beagle. He's a pain in the butt, but he's still adorable.
There are some things people can speak about simply because they know what they're talking about. There are some things that each individual has experienced that have taught him or her a valuable lesson. These are the things they share with others. They can speak freely and well on the subject because it's touched them … Continue reading A Building Without a Cornerstone
((ARCHIVED)) Writing Tip Tuesdays Chapter 8: Titles Titles for stories are hard. I admit that. I think most authors will admit that. Sometimes they come to you, and sometimes you have to agonize over it for months before you come up with the perfect catchy title to draw readers in. Unfortunately, there's no magic trick … Continue reading WTT 8: . . . I’ve Got Nothing ((ARCHIVED))
((ARCHIVED)) Writing Tip Tuesdays Chapter 7: Cliffhangers Oh dear, a cliffhanger! A scourge to readers and a best friend to writers. We love them, you hate them, and they always work to keep the suspense going. Or . . . do they? Before we start, let me say that I'm notorious on FanFiction for writing cliffhangers. Still, … Continue reading WTT 7: And Around the Corner There Was A– ((ARCHIVED))
I don't think you do. In fact, I can almost guarantee you that you don't. What am I talking about? Here, let me put things in context for you. I've seen quite a few people on the internet (and perhaps a few in real life) who say that a world without religion would be much … Continue reading Do You Really Want This?
((ARCHIVED)) Writing Tip Tuesdays Chapter 6: Too Many Adjectives (Hey, look, I'm on time this week!) Adjectives are fun. In first grade, we learn we can use them to spice up a noun. Simply put, an adjective is a word that describes a thing. The thing is, a lot of new writers fall into the … Continue reading WTT 6: Fancy, Amazing, Cool, and Unnecessary Adjectives ((ARCHIVED))