I’ll be frank. I don’t go out of my way to see many “Christian” films, despite being a committed Christian myself. I cringe whenever I see another caricature conversion on screen and the schmaltzy faith music that cues the “oh, I’m a Christian now” change. It just never feels genuine, […]

Changing the Critical Spirit

It’s a new year! Time for fresh starts, amping up goals, and taking a good look at the last year to see where you can improve. Personally, I’ve found a lot of places where I see just how badly I failed at meeting my own goals (i.e. not making enough […]

Movies to Watch Before You Go Camping

My family just returned from a short little camping venture in Oklahoma. It was so refreshing to get away from the lights and the noise of the metroplex, and get the chance to stargaze with the deer, chase down after the eye-glow of critters from our flashlights, and careen down […]

NaNoWriMo Blog Hop 2015

Hello, hello! I’m breaking a bit from my normal format to join in on a lil’ bit o’ fun with my fellow writer-bugs from Critique Circle. Emily Layne (check out her blog post about it here!) suggested doing a Blog Hop to meet other writers-in-the-trenches who will be participating in […]

LARP Isn’t What It Used To Be

It’s usually when I should be prepping for something super heavy-duty and important (like NaNoWriMo) that I go into a wild frenzy of house-cleaning and/or become terribly distracted by a shiny new discovery. Let’s just that say that, of those two choices, the bottle of Febreeze has fallen to the […]