Tag Archives: YouTube
I finally sat down and read “The Fault in Our Stars” by John Green and then saw the movie. I’ve owned the book since October 2012, but I’ve been distracted by other books to read and writing and art projects. But with the movie looming, I didn’t want to repeat my mistake of watching the …
The Art Assignment
I’m excited to see The Art Assignment! And to make art.
How and Why We Read
Why do we read? Check out this video by John Green. I read to learn new things, explore new places, and meet people I couldn’t otherwise. Why do you read?
Looking for Alaska
It’s amazing that it is NaNo, and I am still finding time to read. I finished reading “Looking for Alaska” by John Green. His YouTube videos with his brother, Hank Green, got me hooked. So I decided to try John’s fiction. A few months ago I read the first couple of pages and decided to …
Two days ago, Charlie posted a video sharing his fears. Then his friend Michael posted this video. I am working on my fourth novel for NaNoWriMo, and there are points when my Inner Editor* says no one will want to read this novel, let alone publish it. The novel is so different from …
Cooking and such
There are 22 episodes on YouTube of the Lizzie Bennet Diaries. If you’ve read the novel “Pride & Prejudice” by Jane Austen or even seen the films, check it out. This is the first episode. I watch the new videos every Monday and Thursday. I’ve been busy moving into a new apartment and making new dishes, …
I am officially an undergraduate graduate. Since the ceremony, I have slept, ate, and rested like a normal person, and watched several films I’ve never seen before. I have also become addicted to the Lizzie Bennet Diaries on YouTube, an adaptation of Jane Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice.” Check out the first episode.
The Finger Painter
For the record, this is the first time I’ve used a canvas and paintbrushes with tempera paint.