Monthly Archives: February 2011

Bye Bye, Borders…Hello Backlash?

currently playing on my iPod: Hannah by Freelance Whales Borders filed for bankruptcy, indies are closing all around, and us book lovers are wondering what the future holds. Will the library be the only place to browse new books–sans latte … Continue reading

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Medieval Trivia

currently playing on my iPod: Speed of Sound by Coldplay Just for fun I thought I’d share some tidbits about English culture in the Medieval period. 1. Valentine’s Day was around back then. The Feast of St. Valentine celebrated love in … Continue reading

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Writing Historical Fiction: Internet Research

currently playing on my iPod: One by U2 Google released Google Art Project this week. A few words to describe it may be convenient, awesome, and frustrating. Convenient: The interactive site uses that street view deal that Google Earth has … Continue reading

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Short Stories

currently playing on my iPod: Seven Nation Army by The White Stripes I normally post on Fridays, but today I thought I’d just do a little sharing. I’ve never written a short story that I care to share. However, I’ve read many that have … Continue reading

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