Ice cream (derived from earlier iced cream or cream ice) is a sweetened frozen food typically eaten as a snack or dessert. It may be made from dairy milk or cream, or soy, cashew, coconut or almond milk, and is flavored with a sweetener, either sugar or an alternative, and any spice, such as cocoa or vanilla. Colorings are usually added, […]
The Blood Book
They walk hand in hand along the coastal path and stop by an old ruin. “What is this place?” Louis asks. “It’s an abandoned tin mine.” Louis and Harry lean against the chimney stack, staring out at a choppy sea that’s crested with white surf as the chill wind whistles between them. “It is so […]
Alternative Memorial Day, a binational tradition since 2005, is a sign that we are capable of taking down the walls of fear. By Avigail Corry and Sulaiman Khatib Mourners and supporters at the Alternative Memorial Day ceremony in Israel on May 7, 2019. (Photo by Tatyana Gitlits) Mourning is a personal matter. When it comes to mourning victims […]
BLOG TOUR Book Title: Eight Lives: Match Made in Hell #1 Author: Autumn Breeze & Ashley Chamblee Cover Artist: Raven Brooks Release Date: May 20, 2019 Genre/s: Urban Fantasy, M/M Romance Trope/s: Friends to Lovers, Roommates to Lovers Heat Rating: 3 flames Add on Goodreads Buy Links Universal Link Amazon US Amazon UK Blurb Two […]
I love reading autobiographies/biographies, and was pleased that ‘Ripples From the Edge of Life’ had been recommended on one of my social media sites. Roland Chesters’ life was turned upside down on the day he was diagnosed with AIDS. He had been feeling unwell for some time, and doctors could not find out what was […]
“When her gaze met his, her irises were luminous, pooling bright silvery purple, a definitely inhuman glow.
He’d awoken the beast in her.
― Shana Abe
Way back in February, after our 5th failed round of letrozole and metformin, I called my RE’s office to schedule a follow up. That appointment was scheduled for April 29th. In mid-April the office called me to inform me I was accidentally scheduled during an IVF cycle week so I would have to reschedule to […]
How to Use Fake News Logic to Worldbuilding If you asked me my best worldbuilding tip, I would tell you to use fake news to worldbuilding. What?? What does it mean? Fake news? Exactly. Do you know that news that is factually incorrect but it seems logical, it could be perfectly real, you believe […]
Let’s first start by defining social media. so·cial me·di·a /ˌsōSHəl ˈmēdēə/ noun websites and applications that enable users to create and share content or to participate in social networking When you read that, what do you think of? Facebook? Instagram? Snapchat? Likes? Follows? Drama? Social media, by definition requires user-generated online communication. It’s safe to […]
“Though Satan should buffet, Though trials should come, Let this blest assurance control, That Christ has regarded my helpless estate, And hath shed His own blood for my soul. It is well, with my soul. It is well, it is well with my soul.” Most know but some do not, that I am back on […]
Review: Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa Kindle Edition, 416 pages Published October 2nd, 2018 by Harlequin Teen One thousand years ago, the great Kami Dragon was summoned to grant a single terrible wish—and the land of Iwagoto was plunged into an age of darkness and chaos. Now, for whoever holds the Scroll of […]
Hey everyone! It’s Nikki, the host of Locals Only Radio on Radio DePaul, and I wanted to thank everyone who tuned into my show this quarter. Whether you listen to the broadcast or watch the live stream, your support is what motivates me to not only continue my show, but to take the necessary steps […]
Guess the plot holes were actually just plot holes after all.
Episode: 5.17, About Face Air Date: May 13, 2008. The Victim: Rick Baxter. Emotionally Traumatized, But Ultimately Irrelevant, Witness Who Finds the Body: Two guys in construction hats are riding in what appears to be a crane elevator talking about some attractive girl they work with. As an employment law attorney, I’m always thrilled to […]