Archive for the ‘writer's block’ Category

I’m a caring, sweet spitfire! / BAD GRAMMAR! / Being incorrigible and defiant!

August 13, 2015

Someone on Reddit (PlainJaneHasABrain) called me a caring, sweet spitfire last night – THAT SOUNDS AWESOME! Writer’s Block #4484: You’re Grammar Is Bad! Do you generally point out the mistakes people make, or do you quietly let it go? What’s one mistake people make that drives you crazy? I point it out almost every single […]

Doctor Unheimlich, Wn-Wz (Wrathchild)

October 23, 2014

Doctor Unheimlich’s Disease Registry Doctor Unheimlich has diagnosed me withWobby’s Lurgy Cause: genetically-modified toothpaste Symptoms: sudden aversion to bright light, drooling, slightly crossed eyes Cure: psychiatry Enter your name, for your own diagnosis: Doctor Unheimlich has diagnosed me withWolfPup76osis Cause: Egyptian curse Symptoms: neck swelling, occasional metallic skin, dehydration Cure: trepanning Enter your name, for […]

15 plot keywords (survey)

July 11, 2010

1. Go to IMDB. 2. Post the first few plot keywords of your 15 favorite movies. 3. Have people guess the movies, and bold which ones have been guessed right. 1. Future | Violence | Chaos | England | Birth 2. Judge | Widow | Razor | Lust | Implied Rape 3. Vietnam | 1950s […]

Catching up with writing bans

June 22, 2010

Note: Mean Girls – LiveJournal Style Memegen, by YoYoMaMa. Interesting rack of the afternoon: WRITEBAN, against Alice P. [read this as “write ban”] Bingo of the afternoon: WASHRAGS (340 points) – against Annette-Tony V. High-scoring words of the afternoon: CATCHUPS (280 points) – against Melissa M. [5W, 3W] WASHRAGS (340 points) – against Annette-Tony V. […]

I’d SO live in a haunted house! / Weight Loss Medication

November 13, 2009

Would you rent or buy the home of your dreams if a brutal murder had taken place there? What if you got to live there rent-free? Would you think twice if neighbors warned you that it was haunted? No, definitely not! I probably would live in a haunted house, for sure… and definitely rent-free! View […]

Confidences and zaxes

April 11, 2009

High-scoring words of the day so far: ZAXES (135 points) – against Sandy R. [5W, hook off LINK to make SLINK] RETAPE (174 points; two 4W, hook off TAX to make TAXA), ABJURE (162 points; 5W, 2L on B and J) – against Evelyn D. I’m ready for Sunrise Service / church tomorrow: free gloves, […]

Dream of Ian at Pho and Jeremy at Lansdowne / Celtic Animal

March 17, 2009

Rory Gallagher is a great musical talent, haha. I had a weird dream which first involved my rushing about in the Rosehill house. My mom (as usual) was all stressed out, and was irritated that I wasn’t that way as well. She tried giving me a lot of garlic bread, but I wouldn’t take it. […]

Hitting deaf people / Writer’s Block: Deal or No Deal

March 5, 2009

Writer’s Block: Deal or No Deal What’s on your list of dealbreakers when it comes to romantic relationships? Abuse, being rude to / about other people, porn, talking excessively to other women (NOT JEALOUSY), smoking, drugs, not having good spelling / grammar… View other answers. Had a dream where I was writing down various names […]

Presidential Poo / Writer’s Block: Sounds Good to Me

February 16, 2009

High-scoring words of the night so far: HOMING (224 points) – against Sheila Z. [two 4W] TOGATE (436 points) – against Jamey J. [3W, two 4W] NECK (120 points) – against Kaye W. [5W, 4L on K] BEWAILER (175 points) – against Scott L. [5W, 3L on W] PEACE (220 points; 5W, two 2W), SALLOW […]

Lame excuses for not typing properly / Rare Condition

February 13, 2009

High-scoring words of the day so far: POACH (500 points; 2W, two 5W), PEWITS (144 points; two 3W) – against Angie T. RAMONA (180 points) – against Josephine S. [5W, 4W] PAYER (110 points) – against Angela V. [5W, hook off KI to make KIP] YARDARM (250 points) – against Joseph A. [5W, 4W] OVERBUY […]