I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making...– http://journal.neilgaiman.com/2011/12/my-new-year-wish.html (via neil-gaiman)
A Year In Books
According to Goodreads, I read 120 unique books in 2011. Really, the number is actually probably slightly higher than that, as I definitely reread some of the books I’d read early on in the year, and I only started using goodreads in early march, so anything before then didn’t get recorded. Though some of them were multiple volumes “graphic novels,” so maybe it all evens...
Someone bought my fabric design!
Minor excitement! Someone has actually purchased a couple of test swatches of my Avatar: The Last Airbender fabric designs through spoonflower! Wheee! I never thought anyone but me would actually do anything with those.
The cover of this book is pink neon fuzz. No Lie.
The Gone-Away World by Nick Harkaway My rating: 4 of 5 stars This is one of those reviews that is impossible to start. The book was intense, and well written, and wonderfully creative. But what could I possibly say that wouldn’t give everything away? This books almost *needs* to be experienced going into it blind. It is written entirely in first person narrative, and the style is...
neil-gaiman: I wrote the words for this song. The Jane Austen Argument wrote the music and sing it. My copy of this cd single arrived in the mail earlier this week. Yay! Something neil gaiman has written/touched/signed! I’m such a creeper fangirl, haha. Also, the music pretty good. I like their piano work, and I can’t wait for them to put out a full length studio recorded cd,...