Thirsty Post: Recent Charlotte Experiences

(Image appropriated via Google and is by Brian Young) My little sister and her fiance live in Charlotte these days. Earlier in the fall, we spent a lot of time up there. I finally got to see Apocalyptica in person. That was fantastic. 10/10 would do again. We also went to our first Carolina Panthers … Continue reading Thirsty Post: Recent Charlotte Experiences


Lit Post: Keeper of the Peace

One of the items on the Reading Challenge this year was to read a book where the main character shared your name. I was originally going to read Thirteen Reasons Why but when Bookbub popped up with a free download of Keeper of the Peace, I decided to try reading that instead. (Have I mentioned … Continue reading Lit Post: Keeper of the Peace

Another NaNoWriMo Update

(Featured image found via Google on As it has probably been obviously apparent, I haven't done any writing. I had time to (on occasion) over the last week and just haven't taken advantage of it. The holidays are always a hard time to figure out, but as long as I can keep myself out … Continue reading Another NaNoWriMo Update

NaNoWriMo: An Update and Things I’ve Learned

Yes, I have fallen off the writing wagon hard. Remember I said I was reading the Divergent series? Yeah, I probably should have waited until after NaNoWriMo was over to read it. One thing I have always known about myself, but not really acknowledged: it's hard for me to find a happy medium sometimes between … Continue reading NaNoWriMo: An Update and Things I’ve Learned

NaNoWriMo: Day 11/12

First things first: thanks to all of our Veterans out there that have served so that we can have the freedoms we do. We would not be here as a country without all of you. Now, to the actual writing update! I wound up only getting 300 words yesterday. I needed to do a lot … Continue reading NaNoWriMo: Day 11/12

NaNoWriMo: Day 10

This morning was exceptionally productive. I made it over a big hump and can now begin the transition to the next big plot point. Today's total: 4,411 words! I've been writing for around 3 hours now. I should have stopped an hour ago to do some actual adulting, but, hey! Three day weekend for me. … Continue reading NaNoWriMo: Day 10