Author: Kim Deister

saturday 9: broken-hearted girl

saturday 9: broken-hearted girl

Saturday 9: Broken-Hearted Girl (2009) Unfamiliar with this week’s tune? See the video and watch it below! It’s been a long time since I heard this song! 1. In this song, Beyonce admits her feelings for a man she doesn’t want to love. Do you believe we can choose who we love? Or does the heart […]

Posted 12.3.2022/0845 | Saturday in Memetastic / 5 Comments

saturday 9: sunshine, lollipops and rainbows

saturday 9: sunshine, lollipops and rainbows

Saturday 9: Sunshine, Lollipops and Rainbows (1965) Unfamiliar with this week’s tune? See the video and watch it below! I haven’t heard this song in YEARS! Nostalgia, for sure! 1. In this song, Lesley Gore sings that sunshine is wonderful. It’s hard to argue with that. Is it sunny where you are today? For the […]

Posted 11.19.2022/0744 | Saturday in Memetastic / 7 Comments


disgusted

disgusted

That’s the word for how I feel. Elections in this time and in this country are about social issues more than anything else. Elections are about human rights. About the rights of women’s bodily autonomy. About the rights of the BIPOC community. About the rights of the LGBTQIA+ community. About freedom of faith and ideology. […]

Posted 11.9.2022/0907 | Wednesday in Political Madness / 1 Comment

with bated breath

with bated breath

With bated breath, I will spend my election day. With bated breath, I will wait to see if I should feel hopeful again. With bated breath, I will wait to see a glimpse of the future for this country. I’ll be honest. I have little hope this morning. I’ve seen too much over the last […]

Posted 11.8.2022/0723 | Tuesday in Political Madness / 2 Comments

saturday 9: the promise of a new day

saturday 9: the promise of a new day

Saturday 9: New Attitude (1984) side note: I love me some Patti LaBelle!! This is a great side! Unfamiliar with this week’s tune? See the video and watch it below! 1) In this song, Patti Labelle sings that she feels good from her hat to her shoes. Do you often wear hats or caps? All […]

Posted 11.5.2022/0838 | Saturday in Memetastic / 5 Comments

friday 5: oops

friday 5: oops

play along here 1. When have you recently had to correct one of your errors? Well, I totally missed a plot point in one of the books I’m writing, which meant a huge rewrite. For the better, however! 2. When did you last break something you wish you hadn’t? I can’t think of anything I’ve […]

Posted 11.4.2022/0846 | Friday in Memetastic / 0 Comments

thursday 13: top lookups on M-W

thursday 13: top lookups on M-W

The front page of the online Merriam-Websters has a top lookup list that refreshes every thirty seconds. These are the first thirteen words I saw this morning. It’s interesting, some of the choices on this list.

Posted 11.3.2022/0536 | Thursday in Memetastic / 10 Comments

there and back again

there and back again

There was time when I was fully committed to blogging. I’ve never been able to get that back. At first, it was because I went back to school, and I got busy. Then it was just pure stress, as I tried to finish my last semester while caring for my mother, who was dying of […]

Posted 10.31.2022/0811 | Monday in Political Madness, This & That, WTH?! / 3 Comments

friday 5: combo

friday 5: combo

play along here 1. What do you have mixed feelings about? The book world, at least from the author side of it. It can be so cliquey that sometimes it feels very high school. 2. What blended drinks do you enjoy? I love a good smoothie! 3. At social or professional gatherings (when it’s safe […]

Posted 1.21.2022/0835 | Friday in Memetastic / 0 Comments