Bees!

Bees are the theme around here right now. I homeschool our two little boys, and we’ve been reading a lot of spring-themed books. The boys love bugs, and bees are so cool. I’m reading Chalice, by Robin McKinley. It’s one of my favorite Robin McKinley bo read more

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Down to the Wire

It’s down to the wire now on finishing up Camp NaNoWriMo! By the way, do you know where the phrase “down to the wire” originated? It comes from horse racing, back in the late 19th century when they used to string up a wire across the finish line to hel read more

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Classified Ads: Spider

I’m reading over some of what I wrote during Camp NaNoWriMo last year in hopes of inspiration (or maybe just in procrastination). This is one of my favorites so far: Large Spider. Free to any home. Must pick up from my living room. Eats small dogs and large rats. Must b read more

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Camp NaNoWriMo

It’s that time of year again! April 1, which kicks off the first Camp NaNoWriMo of the year. I set my word count goal for the month at 20k words, and I’m beginning a new novel. I’m pretty excited about it, and can’t wait to see where it goes. I have a loose idea of the read more

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