Monthly Archives: October 2010

further adventures by letter

Here are some things I’ve relearned, from reading through my letters from highschool: 1. Things were all-important and world-ending. I know we all remember this about highschool, but there’s this gorgeous letter from a close friend of mine, apologising for … Continue reading

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the Blameless review

I didn’t review Changeless because it didn’t make all that much sense to me as a novel. I mean, it did but it didn’t. Clear? I enjoyed reading it, but I couldn’t really figure out what it was about. The … Continue reading

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the closet Masochist

I had an enlightening conversation with a friend today. I was, once again, ranting about what didn’t work about Vishous‘s book for me. I explained to her his Domination/Submissive sexuality, and how it worked when he was verbally controlling, but not … Continue reading

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writing out loud vs. honing your craft

The reason Ward’s advice to “write out loud” resonated so much with me is that after a year of studying writing I’m looking around wondering where the hell my voice went. I’ve been studying Professional Writing and Editing at RMIT, … Continue reading

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write. out. loud.

I’ve been reading the insider’s guide to the Black Dagger Brotherhood series. Yes, it’s completely daggy. But that’s just how this series is – once you’ve read all the books there are to read you’ll take any way back into … Continue reading

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everybody loves a bad boy

for anyone who doesn’t watch Vampire Diaries, here’s all you need to know: This chick in the middle is “in love” with lame good-boy brother on the left, but the reason we all keep watching it is because she just … Continue reading

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love song

I’ve had this old song in my head very often lately. I just love the words: The water is wide I cannot get o’er, And neither have I wings to fly. Give me a boat that will carry two, And … Continue reading

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