Yearly Archives: 2014

The Year of Waiting

Year 2014 was the year of waiting.  So much happened and yet so very little was accomplished, and I find myself still waiting.  So many odd events occurred in the world in general as well as in my own personal

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Posted in Culture, History, Inspiration, Writing

NaNoWriMo Writing Experience

So this was my third year attempting to reach the 50K word goal.  And sadly enough I did not succeed this year. It seems like each November I experience some kind of distraction that cannot be ignored.  On the first

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Posted in Writing

Wizard World Comic Con 2014

Oh my goodness! What an interesting past three days it has been. I have been to comic book conventions before, but I have never attended a three day event and worn a costume. It was good fun. There were ups

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Posted in Costume, Culture

A Mandolorian, a Wookie, and Jedi walk into this casino…..

My husband and I decided on doing new fun costumes for this Halloween and an upcoming comic con in Reno, NV.   So we started making our plans in mid summer so that we would not feel so rushed.   Yah, ….famous

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Posted in Art, Costume

More Costuming …

Still working on a set of two new and one updated costume for this Halloween and a Comic Convention for this Fall.  Unlike the Batgirl costume from last year, my Jedi costume is being made completely from scratch.  The Batgirl

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Posted in Costume, Culture, Halloween

Templar Holocaust Remembrance Day – October 13

Today is Templar Holocaust Remembrance Day. On this day in 1307 the Knights were betrayed by the Roman Catholic Church and the French Monarchy, who claimed to be good friends of the Order. The Knights were not attacked because they

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Posted in Culture, Education, History, Inspiration

Last beach visit to Tahoe this year….

I wish we could have more beach time at Lake Tahoe.  I really love it there.  There is something truly magical about that place.  I always feel better after being there.  So I am sharing our last beach photos for

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Posted in Digital Photography, Travel