Currently Browsing: October 2009

Things I Do Not Understand

1. People with 24524523 stuffed animals in the back window of their car.  Seriously.  WHY?  Like at any moment while driving you will suddenly have the urge to cuddle with a sun-faded tweety bird?  And I promise, that sideways scooby doo is NOT going to scare off any car-jackers.  Is there some sort of magnet […]

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There is a reason

 not everyone is a novelist. That is really all I have to say.  I have been struggling to churn out my latest short story.  And I have come to the realization that good writing is hard to create and that there is definitely a reason why not everyone is a successful novelist.  I mean, excluding […]

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There is a reason not everyone is a novelist.

That is really all I have to say.  I have been struggling to churn out my latest short story.  And I have come to the realization that good writing is hard to create and that there is definitely a reason why not everyone is a successful novelist.  I mean, excluding celebrities who are allowed to […]

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Sewing a Pattern

I recently bought a sewing machine so that I could make myself a halloween costume.  It inspired me to make something else, so I went to Joann Fabrics and picked out a pattern.  I bought the fabric I wanted and everything and went home ready to whip this thing up. HA! Patterns are not easy, […]

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It took me 6 hours to make a 2 hour pattern

I recently bought a sewing machine so that I could make myself a halloween costume.  It inspired me to make something else, so I went to Joann Fabrics and picked out a pattern.  I bought the fabric I wanted and everything and went home ready to whip this thing up. HA! Patterns are not easy, […]

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Is it Christmas yet??

Christmas; a modified Villanelle Christmas means red and green, the scuffling of tiny feet on hardwood floors and shiny ornaments that reflect the light from the blinking bulbs on the Christmas tree, and sugar sprinkles melting on cookies next to the glass of milk that waits for Santa, and listening for the sounds of reindeer […]

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Is it hot in here?

No, I didn’t forget about you…because I know you were all worried that you’d read your last post! I bring you…Some Things I Love About Tally (a very condensed list) I love that Tally doesn’t acknowledge the seasons.  When the rest of the country is enjoying the deep reds and fiery oranges of the changing […]

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