What Arctic Fox Does to Dark Brown/Brunette Unbleached Hair https://youtu.be/6hAELlO5zek If you've ever wondered what Arctic Fox's semi-permanent dyes do to darker brown/brunette hair, this is the video for you! I try to dye my hair blue without bleach, and my hair is not at all blue when its done. Recommended Arctic Fox Colors for … Continue reading Failing to Dye My Hair Blue
One gamer just raised $135k in an hour with #HopeFromHome https://tiltify.com/united-way/hopefromhome There are some people who aren’t in risk of losing their jobs during the stay-at-home. Streamers and YouTubers, people with those mystical day jobs that occur on their own, at home, are waking up to the same workday as usual. Sitting in front of … Continue reading YouTubers and Video Gamers are Stepping Up in the Coronavirus
It's just not happening. Photo by David Travis on Unsplash I’ve been trying to complete National Novel Writing Month for at least five years now, without a single success. Hell, I don’t think I’ve written ten thousand words as a result of NaNoWriMo, which is a tenth of the goal. Maybe that fact should be … Continue reading I Failed NaNoWriMo for the Fifth Year in a Row
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All great authors work on the fly, right? Photo by Robert Bye on Unsplash I have an image of an author, and it’s probably untrue. Frazzled, they work in the poorly lit corner of a coffee shop or a den. Paper is everywhere, even if they work on a computer, and they wipe at black ink … Continue reading Yeah, I’m Behind, Okay?
How to carry memories that aren’t yours. Photo by Jaime Handley on Unsplash As far as I know, I’ve always been a dreamer. Way back when I was a small child, I’d always been happy to go on car rides, From infancy all the way through to my teenage years, I’d happily sit staring out … Continue reading I Can’t Escape My Daydreams
Photo by Elena Koycheva on Unsplash It used to be that when my muse called, I answered. When the verse came to me, speaking in a melodic version of my own inner voice, telling me that it was time to write, I listened to it. Nothing could hold me back, at least not for long. … Continue reading Fleeting Muses
Why did I think it would be easier? I just lost a decade’s worth of maturity even writing that sentence. Photo by Scott Webb on Unsplash Is it ever not awkward to have your parents meet your significant other? I’m 25. I’m an adult now. Two and a half decades of life. Shouldn’t it be … Continue reading Introducing Your Significant Other to Your Parents as an Adult is Awkward as Heck
Well, probably haunted. Definitely full of history. Photo by Florian van Duyn on Unsplash My significant other has a family reunion once a year. The family reunion, as I learned on the way there, is always held in the same house. Never mind that no one lives in this house anymore — every inch of that ground is … Continue reading I Visited a Haunted House Yesterday
I’m notoriously bad at long term projects. Photo by Glenn Carstens-Peters on Unsplash This is the second week in a row I’ve been late for my own weekly writing. Large-scale projects have never been for me. Every long project I’ve gotten was done in one major day. Whether that day was extremely early or at … Continue reading Little Ideas Only, Please