Monthly Archives: August 2011

SyFy Q of the Day: Euphemisms

Before I even started this blog, I would occasionally pose a SyFy Question of the Day to my facebook friends. Sometimes, it was directly related to what I was writing, and I really did want some input to help me decide what … Continue reading

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Blame it on the Bossa Nova

I wish I was still young enough to know everything. I have a specific memory of being in, oh, probably 2nd or 3rd grade and being handed two worksheets. We were instructed to do the small, easy one first, and … Continue reading

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Interview With Jenny Urban

Jenny Urban lives not too terribly far from Las Vegas, Nevada, but not terribly close, either. An unabashed fan girl, she shares her home with two cats named after fictional wizards and a larger than life size poster of a … Continue reading

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SyFy Q of the Day: Maroons

It seems I forgot something yesterday. Fortunately, this ping-back from Smithsonian Magazine jogged my memory! Before I even started this blog, I would occasionally pose a SyFy Question of the Day to my facebook friends. Sometimes, it was directly related to what … Continue reading

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Oh My Papa

Here’s this week’s memoir prompt from The Red Dress Club: Everyone remembers that first inspiration or mentor in their lives that made them want to be or do something in their lives, whether you actually followed through with it or … Continue reading

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