The following link is to an interesting article on the Huffington Post, which is an interview with author R.L. Stine. I read nearly everything he wrote from the time I was in elementary school and until the last years of high school, and it makes me really happy to discover he is still writing and broadening his audience. I will most definitely check out his adult thriller when it is finished. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/10/08/rl-stine-goosebumps_n_1937109.html?icid=maing-grid7%7Cmaing9%7Cdl22%7Csec3_lnk1&pLid=217209&utm_hp_ref=fb&src=sp&comm_ref=false
I have been perusing J.K. Rowling’s newest novel, The Casual Vacancy. I have not read enough to make any kind of decision, but I will say this: I miss Harry Potter.
I have one class of essays left to grade and it is literally taking me forever. I guess that means I really do not want to grade. I can knock out most of them during my prep period and then whatever is left, I will definitely finish tomorrow evening.
I would love to have some kind of musical talent. In an ideal world, I would be equal parts Florence + The Machine and Amanda Palmer. I do not listen to either artist enough.
I ran in the rain today. It really does provide one with a feeling of accomplishment.
I’ve decided I am going to be Maleficent from “Sleeping Beauty” for Halloween. I am completely excited.
I can count the times I have honestly felt beautiful on one hand. Luckily, today was one of them. I purchased a dress for an upcoming wedding and I absolutely love it. It is scarlet and lace, and it makes me feel wild, romantic and beautiful.
We are all beautiful.
Rainy days call for random thoughts; I hope you have enjoyed these.