Monthly Archives: May 2017

Monthly Recap and Reflections (May 2017)

I can’t believe the year is almost half over already!  It seems like only a few days ago I was reading about the A to Z Blogging Challenge coming up in April and writing my posts for it ahead of … Continue reading

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Zabini to the Rescue (Response to a writing prompt found on Pinterest)

“Yes, but last week a dragon almost set my hair on fire, so it’s your turn to negotiate.” “You’d think you’d have learned after dealing with the Hungarian Horntail in our fourth year to not mess with dragons, Potter.  Besides, … Continue reading

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You Don’t Listen Much, Do You (Response to a writing prompt found on Pinterest)

  “I have never been so insulted!” “You don’t listen much, do you?” “And just what the bloody hell is that supposed to mean?” “It means you get insulted all the time, several times a day, in fact, and usually … Continue reading

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Review of Nun But the Brave by Alice Loweecey

I got this book as an Advanced Reader Copy clear back in 2016, but I just got around to starting it a couple days ago, and just finished it earlier today (sorry, Alice!). This is the third book in the … Continue reading

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Memorial Day 2017

Memorial Day was kind of a big deal for us when I was growing up.  I was raised by my paternal grandparents, and every year my grandmother would get flowers to put on the graves of our family members who’d … Continue reading

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Weekly Recap (Sunday, 21 May through Saturday, 27 May 2017)

Well, another week’s gone by, and May is almost over.  Memorial Day is tomorrow, and everyone in the US knows what that means…that’s right, today is the Indy 500.  Every NASCAR fan in the country is going to be spending … Continue reading

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Xenophilius Lovegood

Xenophilius Lovegood is the owner and publisher of The Quibbler, a wizarding tabloid newspaper known for its outrageous articles about mythical (possibly extinct?) magical creatures that no one but the Lovegoods ever seem to have heard of.  He is also … Continue reading

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