Montana Archive

Happy-New-Year Ramblings

I thought you guys might like to know what I’ve been doing with myself the past few weeks, because I’ve just noticed that I haven’t actually mentioned it. 😛 I’m in Montana – the same part of the world I visited when …

How I Spent Pub Week (In Outline Form)

1. As I hinted in my last post, our first stop after arriving Montana was the Barnes & Noble in Bozeman. I wasn’t joking. I present as evidence Exhibit A:  2. My parents, who are ridiculously awesome, gave me two Let’s-Celebrate-Your-First-Published-Book presents. …

Tales of Christmas 2010

Our tree on Christmas Eve My twenty-year-old brother shoved me while I was taking the picture. Then he made me forward him the photo, because it looked “artistic.” *gives bro stern elder sister glare* Actually, my sister – who looked over my …

The Long Winter

I don’t mean to talk about the weather all the time (especially after about a week of radio silence), but I kind of can’t get over it. On April Fool’s Day, ie. two weeks after spring officially started, I walked out to …

Adventures with Snail Mail

Don’t scoff. It’s epic. If you’re like most people in the U.S., the toughest part of getting your mail is remembering to go get it. It arrives in a cute little mailbox at the end of your drive, or a slot in …