Author’s Note #11: The Liebster Award!

I've been nominated for another award! This time it's the Liebster award. I was nominated by Ocha, who is in one of my reading circles. Check out here story, Life of the Majolentes. There are always some rules: Rules for Acceptance: Say thank you to the person who nominated you for the award Answer the … Continue reading Author’s Note #11: The Liebster Award!

PlantSim Challenge Completed [Round 8, Chapter 69, Epstein]

"Okay," said Carmen, "we're all here at the Council Building, love that name by the way Gavin, you're such a politician, hehe. Everyone got their beans?" "Yes," they all replied. "Laurel, you've got the tree stump?" "Yes ma'am," said Laurel. "Luca, any chance you can quickly explain how you ended up a PlantSim?" "No ma'am," … Continue reading PlantSim Challenge Completed [Round 8, Chapter 69, Epstein]

Author’s Note #10: Poll RESULTS to See Who My Next Pen Pal Sim(s) Will Be — And Pen Pal Profile

If you voted in my poll from Saturday June 4th, then you are likely wondering who won. I asked for your help to see who would be my next Sim to get a pen pal, and you all selected...   Can y'all see that? If not, take my word for it, Heaven won! Heaven and … Continue reading Author’s Note #10: Poll RESULTS to See Who My Next Pen Pal Sim(s) Will Be — And Pen Pal Profile

Author’s Note #9: The Unique Blogger Award!

I've been nominated for the Unique Blogger award. I was happy to receive this nomination because it's from someone who's been commenting on my story more and more recently, and I feel like they get my story and characters. With this nomination comes some rules Say thank you to the person who has nominated you … Continue reading Author’s Note #9: The Unique Blogger Award!

Author’s Note #8: Poll to See Who My Next Pen Pal Sim(s) Will Be

Aren't you so glad Merriam-Webster now agrees we can end sentences with prepositions? I know I am! Let's not fall down that rabbit hole though, let's focus on the task at hand. I'm having so much fun with the pen pal project I joined. So far, all of my letters have been written by one … Continue reading Author’s Note #8: Poll to See Who My Next Pen Pal Sim(s) Will Be

Pen Pal Letter #4: So My Brain Isn’t Working, But That’s Okay

You can read Sienna's most recent letter to Daniella here. Dear Sienna, Sorry for the delay in responding. I've been so busy! Quincy and I moved in together, but not into his parents' house. We spend a ton of time there though. It's been nice to get to the know the family even more, especially … Continue reading Pen Pal Letter #4: So My Brain Isn’t Working, But That’s Okay

Pen Pal Letter #3: Is It Weird That I’m Intrigued, Not Scared?

You can view Sienna's last letter to Daniella here. Dear Sienna, As I read the first part of your letter, I was so worried that I'd activated some trigger of a previous trauma, I was already forming the words in my head for an apology. I thought perhaps you were a vampire attack survivor, and … Continue reading Pen Pal Letter #3: Is It Weird That I’m Intrigued, Not Scared?

Pen Pal Project #2: Eternity, Eh?

Read Sienna's most recent letter to Daniella here. Hi Sienna! Getting a new letter from you in my inbox always makes my day. It's funny that you mentioned nieces and nephews. Luca has been talking a lot about that part of life recently. I can't imagine him as a father. He didn't have a great … Continue reading Pen Pal Project #2: Eternity, Eh?