What Would I Be? Sir Oxford Comma

National Blog Posting Month – September 2014 – Crunch

Prompt – If you had unlimited resources and artistic skills, what would you want to be for Halloween? Continue reading

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Power Sewing

Today I sewed. I made what most folks would call a tunic. I did it in only a few hours. I must admit, I’m pretty impressed with myself.

The pattern I actually used was modified from a pourpoint pattern by Tasha Dandelion Kelly. I wanted a simple tunic to wear under the more proper pourpoint I made for longsword use. I like the pourpoint pattern, because it allows for a lot of flexibility in the arms and shoulders, but is otherwise very well fitted. I modified it by removing the lacing or button closure of the front. Continue reading

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I Swear I Saw a Dragon!

National Blog Posting Month – September 2014 – Crunch

Prompt – Tell us about your favourite costume from childhood. Continue reading

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Lair Bahn

National Blog Posting Month – September 2014 – Crunch

Prompt – Tell us a ghost story. Continue reading

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The Horror!

National Blog Posting Month – September 2014 – Crunch

Prompt – Do you enjoy being scared such as watching horror movies or reading scary books? Continue reading

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By the Fire

The RocNaNo blog offers weekly “Wordless Wednesday” writing challenges. The most recent challenge was to use this photo as a jumping-off place for a story. Let’s see where I get with this…

10453462_10100278315989358_7468993619447068360_nSigns of change

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Friday Headlines: 10-24-14

Friday Headlines, October 24, 2014

THE LATEST IN THE GEOSCIENCES

 

Today’s round-up:

California is DOOMED

Deinocherus: Terrible Hands (Goofy Body)

Turbidites: Nature’s Seismometers

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The Autumn of Life

National Blog Posting Month – September 2014 – Crunch

Prompt – If babyhood is spring and young adulthood is summer, which age do you consider to be the start to the “autumn” of life? Continue reading

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A Leafy Gown

National Blog Posting Month – September 2014 – Crunch

Prompt – Craft bloggers: come up with a project that uses crunchy autumnal leaves. Continue reading

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Why Are the Paleos Talking About Laundry?

I think I just had one of the more entertaining Twitter conversations ever. I have to share.

It started with me whining a bit, because I can:

My tweet garnered this amusing response:

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