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  1. My whole life is a lie. (Okay, that's too dramatic).

    by , 01-21-2014 at 10:49 PM
    Seriously, though, I've been thinking about this and I've come to the conclusion that I know very little about myself.

    It's this darned movie, really. I was watching Runaway Bride (anything with Julia Roberts is amazing) for the 5 bagazillionth time (*see footnote) and eating an omelet. I've ALWAYS preferred omelets, even if I have no fillings for it. And then Julia's running around eating every imaginable type of egg, because she doesn't know what she likes. And I *really* stopped ...
  2. The best way to begin

    by , 01-18-2014 at 11:13 AM
    The best advice on writing I have ever given or received was simply to put pen to paper and write.

    It's so natural to me. I've never been faced with a blank page I was not tempted to fill, and once begun, filled rapidly. I also have a talent for editing. To take a work written, by myself or anyone else, and improve upon it; to find a sketch and fix it, adding in details which make it whole, this is natural as well.

    I'm no (in)famous master of my art, but I do rather ...
  3. I can write a BLOG here?!?! Yippee!!

    by , 01-14-2014 at 02:43 AM
    As a mapping-curious individual who is here to exploit cartography for the sole purpose of enriching my world, I'm finding these forums to be strangely addictive.

    The fact that it is not as busy here as some of my other forums seems to aggravate the addiction.

    And now, you give me, a person to whom the need to write is as natural as the need to breathe.. a place to write what I will.

    I promise I shall try to keep it map-related. Or at least world-building ...