The Night I Was Possessed By The Devil

It was New Years Eve and I was nine or ten. That afternoon, my mom made a big announcement: she and dad would be going to a New Years Eve party. My kid brother would be spending the evening at grandma’s house… but my cousin and I, we insisted we wanted to spend our New…

Ania The Grouch: The 2nd Novel Blues

Lately I’ve been feeling pretty ‘bleh’. I’ve been motoring along on my second novel–thirty thousand words in three weeks is a pretty good average. I haven’t skipped a single day, but I’ve whined a lot inside my head. I’ve whined and I’ve worried and I’ve doubted myself, and it’s making me a total crank. They…

Stephen King’s House: Photos From Bangor, Maine

Hi everyone. So, just recently my Aunt Beth sent me an unexpected, and unexpectedly awesome email. Little did I know that she was in Bangor, and as my self-proclaimed #2 fan (she voluntarily took second place, giving up first to the hubby) she took a little side trip to one of the Mecca’s of American…

Badger Badger Badger Post

I’m not big on ‘blogger awards’, but this one seemed kind of fun, so I’m rolling with it. Apparently I’ve been given the ‘zombie-herpes-badger’ award. I’ve been told it’s prestigious. See, I’m not so sure this is an award as much as it’s a blogger’s chain letter, but you know what? Whatever. It’s Friday. I’m…