After a productive but incredibly sleepless weekend, I’m feeling sluggish today…more tea is required to reboot the brain. Hopefully, if I can wake my brain up, my body will get the hint. ‘Til next time, Jessica
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“A short story is a different thing all together – a short story is like a kiss in the dark from a stranger.” ― Stephen King, Skeleton Crew This is such a wonderful description of a short story. I could not resist sharing. Before I discovered Fragile Things and Smoke and Mirrors by Neil Gaiman I didn’t own many short story […]
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No, I’m still not tired of this song. Are you? Tonight I’m going to see The Great Budapest Hotel at Circle Cinema. I’ve heard really good things about it. I like Wes Anderson films, and this one has something like 15 Oscar nominees in it. Last weekend I wanted to go see Divergent, but that […]
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A news story on the radio this week covered people singing in the car. Apparently, people really like to sing along with Journey. Personally, I sing along with everything…whether I actually know the words or not. I sing a lot. It doesn’t matter if there’s music playing or not. Sometimes I get weird looks in […]
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I think I need this tea set (fine, actually a want, but come on…). This has my name all over it (or give me time and a crayon and it will!) The lovely photo on Pinterest didn’t have a link to where I can purchase this item or the source, so if anyone knows…please share…pretty […]
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So what happens when you have a friend who gets a kick out of planning themed parties? You get a themed birthday party…whether you really want it or not. Fortunately, my dear friend, is a fan of BBC’s Sherlock. This is helpful, because I really wanted to throw a Sherlock themed party. Remember my Doctor Who Birthday Party? I’m […]
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I don’t know about you, but I really love language. There is nothing quite as satisfying as being able to choose the exact right word for a given situation, and, thanks to the lovely internet, I come across new words to add to my ever-expanding vocabulary every day. I thought, I’d create a new Thursday […]
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Mental Floss Is Awesome Although I’d heard about Mental Floss though YouTube videos and stuff posted by John and Hank Green on social media, I hadn’t really done more than just peeked at it from time to time. Something made me decide to get a subscription last week, and in the course of doing that I […]
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Here’s a little humor for my banking friends…all of whom are actually dog lovers…also for dog lovers…and people with a decent sense of humor…so, yeah, it’s for everybody.
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August: Osage County began life as a Pulitzer Prize and Tony award-winning play written by Tulsa’s own Tracy Letts. Letts also wrote the screenplay, so I had no worries about the continuity between the play and the movie. The cast is absolutely stellar, and there was no doubt these actors would pull the best from the script. […]
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