So Suddenly Halloween = NaNoWriMo

This is the first November I’ve been serious about writing 50,000 words in a month. Sort of. I’m writing a play, not a novel. I wrote the first and, for some scenes, second or third draft already. I’m a NaNo cheater.  But I haven’t been writing. I used my characters for a playwrighting class, and whileContinue reading “So Suddenly Halloween = NaNoWriMo”

“Sherlock.Sherlock. Sherlock.”

“I assure you the most winning woman I ever knew was hanged for poisoning three little children for their insurance-money, and the most repellent man of my acquaintance is a philanthropist who has spent nearly a quarter-million on the London poor.” ~Sherlock Holmes, The Sign Of Four “One should always look for a possible alternative,Continue reading ““Sherlock.Sherlock. Sherlock.””

What I Really Mean

 I’m writing an essay on Al Jazeera’s take on climate change’s impact on the ferocity of the hurricanes. (It’s CNN, not AJ that finally brought this up) While writing it I’m very tempted to write things like “I DON’T CARE WHY TORTURE NO” but as easy going as my professor is, I think that putting those thoughts inContinue reading “What I Really Mean”

AWWW, Yessss, Murder!

Hello reading humans! It’s not Monday anymore!  Sherlock Holmes is theorized to have been born on born January 6th. His Watson was born on July 7th, 1852, the day Sir Arthur Conan Doyle died in 1930.   The new Star Wars trailer came out with no captioning. Thanks a lot. I now think Rey called KyloContinue reading “AWWW, Yessss, Murder!”


AGATHA CHRISTIE Born 9/15/1890—-Died 1/12/1976 (85)  Fun! I had an assignment to research a female playwright AND AGATHA CHRISTIE WAS ON THE LIST!!!  WORKS OF EXTREME IMPORTANCE The Mysterious Affair At Styles-1920: Previously only publishing poetry, this was her first mystery novel, and the first Hercule Poirot. Murder At The Vicarage-1930: Introduced Ms. Marple AndContinue reading “AGATHA CHRISTIE. ‘Nuff said”