And I ain’t talking about Cousin It, or Hairy Mary Magdalene (who, as these twitpics would suggest, was a close relative of the Itster). Nor am I referring to this horrifying IT: (It is a fact universally acknowledged that IT as clown is so much more terrifying than IT as massive giant spideralienthingie. Obviously.) Now … More Well, it’s happened. You know. IT.
Look what I found in my car at lunch! Yes, it’s funny how around my birthday and the holidays all these famous people start writing me mash notes. Funny typical, I mean to say. Last Christmas it was Janet Gaynor and George O’Brien. Lucky me! * Totally not my husband’s handwriting. ** Totally not something … More At last, new Neko Case!
Via Boing Boing, the How to Clean Your Bathtub the Manly Way article is what dreams are made of. I may be a lady (and because of my ovaries, clean the house in a womanly fashion), but I am all about this.
Coincidentally, the wind is also blowing. Like the snow. Our street: And our porch: Believe it or now, this got even wilder. (I did finally bring the plant inside, though. I’m not a murderer.) The bikes are now unrecognizable and the snow piles on the balcony are closer to one and a half to two … More It is snowing like the wind.
If you’ve been following Robin McKinley’s blog for her Kes story updates, you usually get something fresh there. But I’m talking about the release of Shadows, her newest novel that’s coming out on September 26th. And she’s also holding a giveaway contest, so I’m in. If you want to enter, too, here’s the link info: Do … More Time for some fresh McKinley and pickles