Noah and Terri bobbed their heads while the wub-wub-wub-wub of dubstep from the stereo shook the car with each thunderous wave. The picnic basket for the day’s festivities sat between them. They had been driving for what seemed like forever; Terri kicked off her sandals long ago and had her freshly manicured feet protruding from the opened window. After a week of her boss’s bullshit, she needed this little vacation and had to practically beg Noah to take her out on a picnic. And now here they were, not a care in the world, due for a day of fun and relaxation.
Fear is probably the most irrational and most crippling emotion there is. Nothing good comes from fear, but it’s a natural feeling that we as humans get from time to time. That being said, there are some perfectly understandable fears out there, others… not so much. Take a look at these very unusual, yet very real phobias and you’ll see what I mean: Continue reading
Hey guys, I just wanted to let you know that I wrote a guest blog post today at Ashtyn Stann’s blog, Wonderland’s Reader. She kindly invited me over to invade her website with my nonsensical chicken scratch about what makes a story worth writing. If you’re curious about the writing process and what goes through my mind before I put a pen to the paper, I think you’d like to take a look.
What a surprise, I didn’t see this coming. I’m still fidgeting in my seat like an overly caffeinated toddler on his way to Disney World.
Hey guys, we’re going to do something a little different today. Today we have a guest blog post by Ashtyn Stann, who is a obsessively rampaging reader and book blogger. She does awesome book blogging at her website Wonderland’s Reader, and you should follow her on Twitter if you’re not already @AshtynStann. Since she has read *counts on fingers, toes, teeth, blades of grass, loses count* an unbelievable amount of books and reading is her specialty, she’s here to tell us what exactly makes a book good. So cue the overly dramatic drumroll, pop some popcorn, and let’s get this party started. Take it away Ashtyn…