Foster Diaries: Ilona & Friends – Week Four

When I post next week’s Foster Diary I will have to change the name. It can’t be ‘Ilona & Friends’ anymore, because Ilona is no longer here. She has moved on to her brand new home. It’s somehow simultaneously wonderful and terrible. Okay, okay. It’s a good thing. Yes it is weird not having her…

NaBloPoMo: I’m Having A Bad Bad Day

Why are Bad Days a thing? I mean, what is it that makes bad things happen all at once? I think everyone has probably had a bad day at least once in their lives. One of those days that, from the moment you wake up, everything seems to go wrong. Back in the summer S had…

NaBloPoMo: Hide and Seek

This post is partially inspired by the BlogHer NaBloPoMo prompt for today. The prompt wants me to tell you about the last thing I hid. I’m not doing that exactly; rather I am going to talk about hiding things in a more general sense.

NaBloPoMo: The Trials of Writing

Anyone who read yesterday’s post summing up how last week went may recall me saying that I was still behind on NaNoWriMo. Well, I am pleased to announce that this is no longer the case. After a solid two-and-a-bit hours of writing I have got just short of 5000 more words written and am now…

Foster Diaries: Ilona & Friends – Week Three

I bring terrible wonderful news! Ilona has been reserved for adoption. Isn’t it horrible great? You might be able to tell that I have mixed feelings about this… Ilona is the first kitten we ever fostered. We’ve had her with us for nearly two months, and she’s developed from a tiny hissing little ball of…

NaBloPoMo: Lingual Noesis

Daily Prompt November 22nd – A Bird, A Plane, A You: You get to choose one superpower. Choose one of the these and explain your choice: the ability to speak and understand any language; the ability to travel through time; or, the ability to make any two people agree with each other.