DIYMFA Book Club

My Storytelling Superpower

Prompt #3 for What is my storyteller superpower? I shouldn't be surprised by my results from taking the quiz at , as I always root for the underdog. I am the quintessential underdog storyteller and my superpower is creating relate-able characters who have a deep desire to change something in themselves or in the world… Continue reading My Storytelling Superpower

For Fun

Marvel’s Civil War is an excellent way to spend a couple hours.

The only Marvel comics I have read are the Runaways and Marvel Civil War.  So let's just say I was really jazzed to watch the movie version, and watched the first two Captain America's to prepare myself.  (Sidebar: Loved Captain America: The First Avenger,  Captain America: Winter Soldier was OK, best part was Falcon.) But all this is leading up to say Disney (and the ever present Stan Lee) is making me a fan of Marvel Comics movies.


Basketball Unexpected

There are no cringe moments, like when your son swings and misses and strikes out. Seriously, is there any worse sports moment for a parent then when your child strikes out? Repeatedly? (Because, surprise, turns out they need glasses?) With basketball, players lose the ball, get it back, shoot and miss, and sometimes  shoot and score.  It's all in a nice, cringe-free flow.