I decided to jump on the To Set a Watchman bandwagon and post my two cents about Harper Lee’s new/old novel. But first, a few warnings… Warning #1: I haven’t read the book yet Warning #2: I have read some significant plot points and spoilers about the book that I’m planning to discuss in detail… Read More To Set a Watchman
I’m enjoying my vacation so far, but one of the things I’ve noticed is that without work to focus on, I’ve kind of lost my focus altogether. My friends and I call this a “shiny cookie” moment. Imagine a squirrel who sees something shiny, and now cross it with a little kid who sees a… Read More The Week so Far….
I know that summer doesn’t officially begin until June 21, but as far as I’m concerned, it’s already here. What is my unofficial calendar marker? Not Memorial Day or the last day of school… Nope…It’s the fact that the Tony Awards are on tonight! Ever since I attended my first Broadway show in the Spring… Read More Summer Lovin’
For me, finding fun and interesting topics to blog about is the hardest part of blogging. Well, that and dealing with technical glitches that occur when I try to link to my past blog posts. Seriously. That first sentence took me twenty minutes. Anyway… I decided to take my own advice and tap into the… Read More 10 Guilty Pleasures
I’m back from vacation! While I was on the road that led away from the snow and towards the sandy beaches I started tweeting a few travel tips. I picked up a few more along the way, so I thought I’d share them all with you. Laura’s Travel Tips: Travel Tip #1: Do not pass by a clean airport bathroom… Read More Laura’s Travel Tips
Today’s edition of my blog has been postponed due to the season finale of Downton Abbey and my desperate push to edit my book. To prove I’m not a complete slacker, behold Page One:
A few years ago I wrote a blog post about My Favorite Books. It was kind of fun to track down my favorite books from their various resting spots around my house and stack them together on a bookshelf, then talk about why I loved each of them. It was so fun, actually, that I… Read More Top Shelf DVDs – Part I