music. journaling. prayer. god. jesus christ. romance. words. gryffindor. passion. enthusiasm. courage. belief. faith. loves the ignore feature on her cell phone. classes of 2002, 2006, and 2008. pittsburgh. california. orange county. creative writing. spanish. mission work. girl rock. cover songs. great lyrics. a perfect sentence. wants to express self in songs but can't find the melody. sticks to fiction. tells it how it is. yearns for more. wants love.
movies: shakespeare in love, the princess and the frog, superman returns, batman begins, the dark knight, harry potter, pirates of the caribbean, 1776, 10 things I hate about you, dreamgirls, hairspray, rent, a league of their own.
books: the house of mirth, harry potter, the hunger games, life as we knew it, one hundred years of solitude, midnight's children, speak, wake, anything by julia quinn.
music: third day, hawk nelson, casting crowns, tobymac, the clarks, kelly clarkson, sons of sylvia, newsboys, jeremy camp, miley cyrus, taylor swift, kings of leon, kris allen, the beatles, house of heroes, steven curtis chapman.
things: cats, books, musicals, scrapbooking, photography, the internet, my DROID, cold water, swimming, camping, London, traveling, reading, writing, friends, faith, family, sleeping, rainy days, campfires, cooking, food.
kalypso_speaks is the Harry Kim to my Tom Paris.
riverlights is the Ron Weasley to my Harry Potter.
futureidol is the Jenn Sewickley to my Sarah Chandler.
starrylites is the Bruce Wayne to my Clark Kent.
rhye is the Remus Lupin to my Sirius Black.
Unlike your family and some of your friends, other writers don't think it odd that you talk about your characters as if they were actually alive.
- Judy Reeves, A Writer's Book of Days
When I was a writer, I had to explain over and over again that my fiction was not based on my life. People never believed me. No one ever asked if my life was based on my fiction.
- Sara Lewis, Second Draft of My Life
The writer who cannot distinguish truth from a peanut-butter sandwich can never write good fiction.
- John Gardner, The Art of Fiction
If not for Leia, Xena would be unemployed, Janeway would be fetching coffee for Captain Kirk in a micromini skirt, and Scully's job would be waiting for Mulder to rescue her every week.
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