Whee, I got another blogger award nomination from Jessica Bakkers! 🎊🎉🎈🎊🎉🎈 It’s such a cute one (how many cats do you see at sea? 😆), and according to Jess’ blog (do check it out!): “This award is for bloggers who strive to write for everybody, and no matter how many viewers they get, make an…… Continue reading The Black Cat Blue Sea Award!
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WELCOME!!! Yes, that’s a long title. But I wanted to get your attention. I am literally thinking up all of this on the fly. But wouldn’t it be great if a Young Writer’s Club was started on WordPress? Does something like this actually exist? The purpose of the club…
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2FX9rviEhw If these guys can make sheep herding fun, why not other tasks? 😛 But man, the time and effort to do that are nuts! It’s kinda like story-writing; we have to slog through words before we get the wonderful end product that is a novel. 😆 ~Nicolle ❤ A Short Self-Compassionate Letter Dear…… Continue reading Mid-Week Video Day: What to Do When Sheep Herding is Too Boring? Make It Fun!
I bet that title caught your eye! Well, at least it did catch mine: “Huh? What? A forest can be blind? Wait, do forests even have eyes?!” 😆 Random reactions aside, Ori and the Blind Forest is now one of my favourite video games and waaaaay at the top of my current favourites list! I…… Continue reading Video Game Recommendation: Ori and the Blind Forest (Original + Definitive Edition)
https://youtu.be/n8HPtslZubw This sountrack is from the visual novel game Narcissu! (Yes, it doesn’t end with an S. 😆) This is one of my favourite soundtracks to listen to when I’m writing a quiet scene in a novel, often one of self-reflection; it’s such a simple piece, yet beautiful and touching. 🙂 With a title…… Continue reading Mid-Week Video Day: A Game Soundtrack for a Quiet Reflection
As you may know, I’ve been on vacation the last two weeks! In case you were wondering, I was mostly at my in-law’s (who lives in a city on a large island) and spent time with husband, parents-in-law and my sister-in-law plus her two sons (ages 11 and 8), though I spent a few days…… Continue reading What I Learned from My Nephews
https://youtu.be/jinGW7ZDGPM That typewriter is really catchy! Too bad I never got to use one, I started with the computer at age 10. 😆 ~Nicolle ❤ A Short Self-Compassionate Letter Dear Self, Haha, another way to make classical music more fun! 🎼