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!
"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]
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
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!
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
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
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?
I'm adding in this extra random post because absolutely I love these challenges that spread from blog to blog. The weird thing is I hate chain letters, and they're kind of in the same genre of life experience, right? I dunno. I was reading through a post on Jes2G's blog, and I was thinking how … Continue reading The Handwriting Challenge
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?