Monthly Archives: May 2010

Giving In

That makes it all sound so much more dramatic than it is. Ah, well. Sometimes I just do that. So here’s what happened: After more than two (2) years of cutting my own hair, I finally went ahead and got a Real Haircut. You can see from the pics above that I have been attempting […]

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All the Answers

I’d never leave you hanging for days at a time wondering what in the world the Wilhites do during those long, long Frozen Mountaintop Winters. So here are the answers to my little bout of Movie Madness. #1 is “What’s Up, Doc?” Starring the absolutely stunning Barbra Streisand. We love this film. And I put […]

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passing the test

Words of Becca’s Wisdom for today:  Some stuff just stands the test of time. I’m specifically thinking of movies right now – ones I’ve watched over and over with similar delight. Want to know what some of them are? How about I give you a hint (like three quotes from each)? Then, if you know […]

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Hey – Want a Free Book?

I know, right? Duh. Who doesn’t want a free book? But here’s the thing. It’s not me who’s giving one away. Try this. Click here, on Ally Condie’s blog, to read the official blurb and synopsis of her upcoming book MATCHED. I have to tell you, I’ve read it (because I’m LUCKY that way) and […]

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Buggin’

Terresa at the Chocolate Chip Waffle posted a list of things that irritate her this week. What could possibly be more fun than that? Here goes (and thanks, Terresa, for the inspiration on such a brain-dry day). 1. The Empty Bread Bag Mystery: Why is it that we must leave the empty bag in the […]

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And Thank You Very Much

“Aw, buddy,” his Daddy said, “You’ve been holding on to that cold for too long.” “It’s time to give it away. Go share it.” Ha. Ha-ha. Ha-ha-ha. So he gave it to me. Not the gentle, nose-running cold. The throat-scraped-raw, Eyelashes-on-fire Oh, my hair hurts Sinus infection Kind of cold. And today I can’t talk. […]

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It’s Not a Rant, Exactly.

I’ve been doing loads of writing this week – just not the blogging kind. The BOOK kind. Manuscript is growing! We’re at 60% word count now. I know, right? It’s excellent. However, one of my main boy characters has a place-holder name (because I sort of just spewed a name out there), and I want […]

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Burning Bushes

When Moses was shepherding his father-in-law’s flocks, he saw a bush on fire, flaming but not being consumed. He found that a little strange. He said to himself, I’m going to take a minute and check this out. Because here’s something you don’t see every day. I wonder why the bush isn’t burnt? Because he […]

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