Some jobs are just dirtier than others. Like the country western song says, Some Days Are Diamonds, Some Days Are . . . Well, it’s close.
Blogs and Articles in No Particular Order
Great blog by renowned novelist and screenwriter Ryne Douglas Pearson that hits the nail on the head. I think this should be required reading for all writers when they sign up for their Twitter accounts. Writers & Twitter: They Call It ‘Social’ Media For A Reason
Once upon a time, Red Riding Hood fell in love with the wolf. It ended badly…
Kait Nolan has a great new twist on the old Red Riding Hood tale in her newly-released novel, Red. Now Available: RED .Keep an eye out here for an interview with Kait in September.
A funny, honest blog by the lovely winner, author Susan Bischoff. My Husband Says I Can’t Spell Discipline, or How I’ve Been Failure’s Bitch
Think your writing sucks? Check out Kate Welshofer’s report on the Bulwer-Lytton Contest. Kate’s writing doesn’t suck. Her writing is excellent. But the Bulwer-Lytton folks will have you patting your backs. Congratulations. Your Writing is the Worst.
My first blogger friend was Dr. Steve Wiggins, a professor of Religious Studies and lecturer at Rutgers University. His credits are as long as an Academy Awards acceptance speech, and he’s one of the nicest folks on the internet. In his blog Just Druid Again, he reviews the non-fiction book, The Druids and brings up how the Celtic influences on Christianity were at odds with the Church of Rome. Fascinating stuff.
Ok. I just love Chuck Norris. Truth is, I would take him over either one of the Old Spice Guys, and here’s why. . . .
You know, this article is absolutely mezmerizing, but I just can’t decide what I think of this idea. Do You Suffer From Decision Fatigue? I think it’s saying that if I eat more donuts, I’ll have more willpower. I think I just decided to have a donut.
Mapping the 2010 U.S. Census. This website shows a map, and as you move your cursor across it, it displays the racial demographics of each county in the nation. Very fun and informative.
At Funeral, Dog Mourns the Death of Navy SEAL killed in Afghanistan. . . . The dog gets it.
I just thought this video was incredibly cool. It’s actually an ad for STA Travel Australia. They sent three guys around the world for six weeks and put together this one minute video of their travel pictures.