Here's a post about the Top 100 Creative Writing Blogs…no, Missyisms isn't on the list but that's ok. I've only glanced a few of these, but want to look at more.
And if that isn't your cuppa, how about Wikipedia's Blunders. Number 19 made me laugh (partly because of what it's about, but also because it [...]
Missy is a fan of Pride and Prejudice Facebook style.
Well worth the reading. A few of my favorite lines from the above link:
Elizabeth Bennet and Caroline Bingley are attending the event Take a Turn about the Room.
Fitzwilliam Darcy is proposing to Elizabeth Bennet. It is not going well. :-/
Mrs. Bennet KNEW that single men with good fortunes would want wives.
It's all [...]
Hmm, too bad I don’t know John Williams. Otherwise I could do a similar storyline myself and be a billionaire. Them’s the breaks.
(I’ve seen the above on a few blogs, but nobody credits the creator. No infringement intended.)
The much awaited writer’s strike started today. I bet Netflix and Blockbuster are thrilled. Some TV shows will start airing reruns tonight, other shows have a handful of unaired episodes, but all scripted TV shows will be hitting the reruns sooner than later if the strike lasts any amount of time. Here’s a chart listing [...]
It’s NaBloPoMo and NaNoWriMo. Where do they come up with these names? That’s NaBloPoMo, or National Blog Posting Month, and NaNoWriMo, also known as National Novel Writing Month. Since these both have to do with writing, you’d think they could write better acronyms!
NaBloPoMo participants are challenged to write a post every day. NaNoWriMo participants [...]
I had no idea that today in 1930 Laura Ingalls Wilder became the first woman to fly across the United States! How wild is that? It was a nine-stop journey from Roosevelt Field in New York to Glendale, CA.*
From Little House on the Prairie to Big Scribe in the Sky! That’s just too cool!
*According to [...]
Harry Potter, via author J.K. Rowling, recently had a "confrontation" with heightened airport security…and Harry won. Hmm. Rowling was in New York for an event during August and here’s what she says of the travel incident:
The heightened security restrictions on the airlines in August made the journey back from New York interesting, as I refused [...]