A couple posts ago I talked about autism and some of the symptoms that come from it. One other symptom that I didn’t mention, and that I experience, is the lack of feeling the need to go to sleep. This has resulted in an unhealthy amount of all-nighters for both me and my sister.
Because of this prolonged insomnia, I have had to resort to a wonderful little tool called melatonin. Generally it works very well! I take a gummy or two of it before bed, and before long I can’t keep my eyes open. It’s great.
Continue reading “Dreams I’ve Had (‘Cuz Why Not)”
She’s a writer, she’s an artist, she’s an all-around awesome and God-fearing young lady, and she’s an avid Star Wars fan. Today, it’s my honor to introduce you to my friend and fellow blogger, Emily Millennium of “The Ink-Stained Desk”!! (Also known among Aetherlighters as Emily Purplebottle. 🙂 ) My questions and comments will be in boldface, and Emily’s answers will be italicized.
Continue reading “~~Interview~~ Emily Millennium”
Howdy, Hunters! Today I have a topic I’d like to talk about that I thought would be interesting: ASD. I inherited it from my dad, and was diagnosed when I was little. So I’m going to talk about what it’s like being “on the spectrum”, as well as talk through some of the symptoms.
But first, let me educate you a little bit! *throws on cliche schoolteacher outfit and produces a chalkboard from thin air*
Continue reading “~~Autism~~ How it Works & What it’s Like”
Sometimes I think I need someone to smack my phone out of my hand, drag me off the couch, tie me to a chair and force me to face my responsibilities. Fortunately Evelyn and Jenna were kind enough to shoot me an application for an imaginary assistant that can do exactly that. I highly appreciate that, girls, thank you.
Without further ado!
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Heyo, Hunters! Today I’m snatching up another reading-themed tag, this time from my friend Jane Maree. I didn’t know I liked book tags so much. X’D Live and learn.
According to the apparent originator of the tag, I’m supposed to “do the obligatory side-eye at the fact it is June and [you] don’t recall expressly giving permission for that to happen”. Well all right then.
Continue reading “Mid-Year Book Freak-Out Tag”
After two straight weeks of silence, I think it’s time to resurrect this blog, am I right? I’m so sorry for not posting anything! I’ve been feeling especially anxious and insecure these past few weeks. You’d think the amazing comments in the last article would have cheered me up. . . 😛
In all seriousness, thank you guys so much for your encouragement and support. Even if I didn’t reply to all of them, I really appreciated it. I’ll try to post more often in the future (it helps that I’m doing Camp NaNo 🙂 ).
Continue reading “~~Vacation Bible School~~ Fun Tales Thereof”
Hullo, Hunters! Enjoying summer break so far? I hope so; I’m doing school all summer long. Consider yourself fortunate. 😉 (And if you’re doing school over the summer too, I respect that. And you’re not alone. XD )
So today’s post is going to be. . . quite different. Why? Because I’m going to do something courageous and possibly foolish that I might regret later. . . I’m going to be honest and transparent. There’s something going on with me that I feel compelled to share with you. . . not so people pity me or “pet” me, but because. . . I dunno. I like pouring out my heart. Sometimes I think I’m abnormally transparent.
Continue reading “~~Making a Difference~~ My Struggles as an Insecure Blogger”
It’s possible I’m the only one who does this, but you know those little pieces of advice you tell your brain to remember after you’ve made a mistake, but then you always forget them in the end? Are you tired of allowing them to slip your mind? So am I!! So let us take a stand. Let us exercise our brains and combat our forgetfulness!
Today, I present to you. . . . .
Continue reading “~~ NEW TAG!! ~~ Sage Advice”
Yayyyyyy, another taaaag. . . I do hope you aren’t tired of me doing tag posts, because they’re pretty much the easiest type of post for me. 😛
Before I begin. . . what do you guys think of my new website makeover?
I wanted something a bit brighter and more cheerful, and something that would go with the title pictures better. Are the title pictures okay, by the way? Do you like them on my blog?
Continue reading “The Versatile Blogger Award”
*cringes under all the cold glares*
Yes, yes, yes, I am completely aware that I ought to be ashamed of myself for reading the Harry Potter books. And I honestly am a little bit; I don’t know if that’s a good thing or a bad thing.
In any case, they turned out to be pretty review-worthy, so here we are. (Please don’t kill me. . .)
Sorry this post is late, by the way! I was hoping I could get it done on time but. . . life happened. 😛
Continue reading “~~Book Review~~ Harry Potter”