Yesterday was my 100’th blog post since I moved Avalon to WordPress, yeah! So today, I am going to celebrate, by writing a list of things I absolutely love! Maybe at the end you can tell me some of the things you say Yes to! walking/hiking – favorite form of exercise, but sadly I don’t …Continue reading "Y Is For Yes!"
My most prized possessions are neither objects nor are they possessions, which would indicate ownership. I have the privilege to share my space with my husband, two wonderful children and three amazing rescue pets. Everything else is just an object that can be replaced. Don’t get me wrong, I like luxury, probably more then the …Continue reading "Prized "Possession" – A Daily Prompt Post"
The release of X-Men: Days of Future Past is drawing closer (May, 23rd 2014), but not while already drawing some unwilling attention, not because of bad reviews, but because of Director Bryan Singer’s announcement, that he will not be attending any of the premier festivities due to the abuse allegations against him. While I will …Continue reading "X Is For X-Men: Days of Future Past – News"
The weird, wackiness of the A to Z Challenge is almost over, so it is time to contemplate what to write about in the wake of it, and most importantly how much. With my head always in the midst of some kind of art form, may it be a really good book, or a movie …Continue reading "W Is For What Now?"
Last night, a new show premiered by the name of “The Black Box” promising a unique variety to the usual drama shows, that currently are shown on the small screen. “The Black Box” follows a young Dr., who despite her age is an expert in her field – neuroscience, carrying within her a pretty big …Continue reading "V Is For Variety"
Udon Entertainment, not Udon the noodle (nothing against rice noodles, but we’ll talk about cooking another time) Udon Entertainment is releasing a graphic novel origin story for the streetfighter character Akuma. Title: Street Fighter Origins Akuma Publisher: Udon Entertainment Release Date: April 30th, 2014 Rating: 3.5/5 Stars ISBN: 9781926778785 I rarely have a chance to …Continue reading "U Is For Udon"
Title: Two Of A Kind Rating: 2.5/5 Stars Author: Susan Mallery Genre: Romance Publisher: Harlequin ISBN-13: 978-0-373-77768-6 This book was my introduction to Susan Mallery’s series centering around Fool’s Gold, California. Looking for a romance that was engaging and filled with quirky characters, I picked up this book upon a recommendation. Sadly, I was not …Continue reading "T Is For Two Of A Kind (Book Review)"
While I admire many people in the creative arts, there are only two at the moment in who’s presence I would turn into a starstruck fan girl, should I ever had the good fortune to meet them. Mainly because I admire them further then just the creative endevour of their many accomplishments, but also as …Continue reading "S Is For Starstruck"
18th post for the A to Z Challenge! And what a challenge it has been so far! I am using this opportunity to retrospect on the lessons learned from this marathon of blog posts, some of which are positive, others not so. I shall begin with the positive: Connecting – How wonderful it is to …Continue reading "R Is For Retrospect"
Quotes inspire us, uplift us, make us think, and allow us to see the world through someone else’s eyes. Quotes from those who we consider people that inspire us, can also give us the strength to move through our own trials toward our goals, take that extra step required, and not give up on our …Continue reading "Q Is For Quotes"