Good afternoon, everybody, and welcome back to the River Blog! It's been a while since I had a good post up, but I hope everyone has been doing well. LIFE UPDATE: July and August were especially busy in these here parts: we had family vacation in Wisconsin (ENJOYABLE!), a family reunion (ENTERTAINING!), my roommate's move-out … Continue reading RB – Life Update and The B&R Adventures
Much to my delight and surprise, I have been nominated for the "Real Neat Blog Award" by the esteemed Duri Rolvson! Thank you, Duri, I am deeply flattered and humbled that you'd think of me for this! This was super encouraging and motivating to receive. ^^ And only a week from my birthday, no less! … Continue reading The Real Neat Blog Award
Hello friends, and welcome back to the River Blog! On this special occasion, I have a happy announcement to share: I HIT MY FIRST BIG MILESTONE ON MY BOOK! More specifically, I finished the main rough draft of Part 1 of the first book of Outcasts & Runaways, the series I have in my WIP … Continue reading Book-Writing Milestone!
Hello hello, and welcome back to the River Blog! This will probably be a short one (unless I ramble, which is likely). First, for those who were here last week and were expecting another short story based one one of the prompts I received (as I promised), I do apologize for the change of plans! … Continue reading RB – Small Victories
Hello, my friends, and welcome back to the River Blog! It's been two weeks already, hasn't it. For those of you who missed the update, I have been absent the last couple of weeks due to working on a Writing Prompt Challenge I gave myself! Some AMAZING prompts were give to me (special thanks to DURI … Continue reading RB – Writing Prompt Challenge MET!
Hello, all! It's that time again: time for me to ask you guys to throw a writing prompt my way. The impetus this time is that I realized I've almost completely run through my collection of the short stories I post every Friday (I'll probably have to go down to one every two weeks eventually) and … Continue reading I Need Writing Prompts!
"The sweetest thing in all my life has been the longing to find the place where all the beauty came from." - C.S. Lewis, Till We Have Faces Welcome back to the River Blog, my friends! I hope you had an exciting week! The highlight of my weekend was garage saleing with my sister and mom … Continue reading RB – More Random Acts of Kindness
Hello and welcome back to the River Blog, my friends! Sorry for the unexcused absence again, but the last of my trips is finished and I may actually be done traveling for a while! I was at the Cincinnati Steampunk Symposium this weekend with two of my siblings and both my nieces. Here's a pic … Continue reading RB – The Holy Spirit, Willingness, and Time
Welcome back to the River Blog, everybody! I hope you had a wonderful Easter weekend! I'm back from Aruba and getting myself back into the groove of things! (Thank you thank you THANK YOU LORD that it wasn't freezing cold when we came back, Ohio why must your weather be so difficult.) You know, when … Continue reading RB – Good Memories Recap, Aruba Addition
Aaaaand welcome back to the River Blog, my friends! Quick update: I probably won't have a journal up next week because I'm going to Aruba. It's a working trip; our family business of insulated concrete forms has been helping a church down there build with our forms, and my bro and I are gonna head … Continue reading RB – Early Easter Eggs