Books, TV & Film

A Tolkien Blog Party 2020 – Tag Answers

Greetings Hobbitses!  It is I, Alli – coming at you with yet another Unexpected Party. Or rather, blog post.   I don’t know what it is about Rachel’s tags. I am utterly INCAPABLE of resisting them.  One look and I’m a goner.     Consequently, I end up throwing something together extemporaneously and tumbling into your inbox at the last…

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Books, TV & Film

The Disney Prince Book Tag

    Welcome fair maidens and kind sirs!  Happy Labor Day weekend!   Before we dive into today’s post, allow me to share a little bit about what inspired it.While scrolling through my blogs drafts, wondering what I would post next (I’m so organized, wow) I came across a tag that I had forgotten about: The Disney Princess Book Tag.  …

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Writing

#AboutTheAuthor August Tag

Hey look! It’s yet another unplanned post from Allison!This seems to be my modus operandi these days. Blogging has definitely become rather “ad hoc” this year as I kind of lurch from one fit of inspiration or interest to another in a “schedule” that has become the definition of random. Technically, I should have been working on other blog posts at…

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TV & Film

Legends of Western Cinema – Tag Answers

Well, Rachel, you did it again! I hadn’t intended to write a post about this, but then I saw your blog link up and it looked so fun I had to participate!  She pulled me in at the eleventh hour once more.     This post was doubly hard to produce at the last second because, as always, I had…

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Inspiration

Writing For All Eternity

  Every writer (or ANY creative, for that matter) has struggled with the disappointment of not having the time or energy to write.   *hugs*  I know how hard it can be.   This post is for you. I hope it encourages you.   Note:  This blog post was inspired by my sweet friend, Joellen Kemper. I was talking with her…

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Lifestyle, Writing

A Bit O’ Nutshell

*piano trill*   Allison is in the house, people!   I know what you’re thinking. Wait, just a second, Alli! We just GOT a nutshell. Yes, I do apologize for that. I was so late in publishing my last summary of My Life™ that this post (which IS on time) came right on the heels of the other. Things are so…

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Lifestyle, Writing

A Very Late Nutshell

    Oh my gooooooodness, you guys. This post recapping what happened to me back in April and May is so late. *clutches hair and squeaks with horror* Okay, excuse time. What can I say? Life is weird for all of us lately and it seems like I CANNOT get a grip on things. Every time I think I’ve got…

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Inspiration

For The Love Of Robots: Part One

  Did you know I’m absolutely potty about robots?   Bet you didn’t.   Well, today you’re going to hear ALL about it.   But – SURPRISE – this post is actually featuring on the blog of my AUTHOR website. (I decided to post it there instead of here for various complicated reasons that you don’t need to know about…

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