Category Archives: Points of Light & Everyday Life

My Spirit Animal is Cool

The Power to See in the Dark I may have declared Abed as my “spirit animal” on more than one occasion. And while that may still hold true, I found this nifty quiz to tell me what my actual Spirit … Continue reading

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For the Love of Soundtracks

“And when he shall die, take him, and cut him out in little stars, and he shall make the face of heaven so fine, that all the world will fall in love with night, and pay no worship to the … Continue reading

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Facebook Page for My Writer-Self I obsessed over whether or not to start a “writer page” on Facebook for my writer-self. I know you’ve all been waiting for it, and by “all” I’m referring to you Mom, (just kidding, my … Continue reading

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Frankenstein: Prodigal Son, Book Review

  “People who were perfectly sane on Tuesday sometimes go nuts on Wednesday.”  – Dean Koontz, Prodigal Son   Well, thanks to coming down with a brutal cold the other day, and thanks to my dumb thinking that, hey, this would … Continue reading

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Shadowhunters Verdict: Nope

I recently watched the first two episodes of the new series, Shadowhunters on Netflix. Shadowhunters is based on the Mortal Instruments book series by Cassandra Clare. After the failure of the movie “City of Bones” (first attempt at adapting the … Continue reading

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Twitter News

I’m going Twitter-crazy. First, when I started my new job (almost a year ago!) I created a new work-related Twitter account to use for all things literacy-related (I’m a Literacy Facilitator) and to promote our programs. Secondly, I changed my … Continue reading

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Books! Smell the BOOKS!

So today I shopped at a cute little store that sells all kinds of knickknacks, from antique jewellery to collector cards and books. And of course I came home with…..books. I’m pretty sure I promised myself no more books until … Continue reading

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It’s cold here in the writer’s closet…

I realize I haven’t been posting lately. Maybe it’s because I haven’t been very creative of late. But what I have been doing is revising my novel. (And watching too many episodes of Gilmore Girls, yay Netflix. Evil, evil Netflix. And … Continue reading

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I Eat Superheroes for Breakfast — A Foodie Post

It makes six healthy little treats, and because it’s basically like eating oatmeal with fruit, you can totally justify eating glorious cookies for breakfast. Continue reading

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Homemade Fresh Salsa with Bacon-wrapped Avocado & Kettle-style Tortilla Chips – A Foodie Post!

I was not planning to pull a foodie on here (so the presentation could be better) but today I made homemade, fresh salsa (while listening to some awesome salsa music) and it was kind of amazing. It’s been a while … Continue reading

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