Bullies, Bastards, & Bitches: A Must-Read for a Writer

Just a quick word to praise Jessica Page Morrell’s guide to writing bad guys, Bullies, Bastards, & Bitches: How to Write the Bad Guys of Fiction. Her explanations do well in giving writers needed perspective and speculation into the dark characters we love to read and write about. Check it out … Continue Reading →


You Should be Watching Broadchurch

I saw trailers for Broadchurch back before it aired in the UK, but struggled for some time to find a way to watch it over on this side of the pond. Since it was added to Netflix, I’ve binged it all and…as anyone who’s seen it will tell you, it’s … Continue Reading →


My Favorite Characters: Television

I’m one of those people who will watch an entire television series over and over again, from start to finish. I have been known to buy series DVDs when they go on sale (more frequently on Black Friday than any other sale occasion), but with the blessing of Netflix, both … Continue Reading →


Weekend Edition: December 28, 2014

  Grab your coffee, tea, or other preferred morning beverage (no judgement here!) and settle in for the Weekend Edition of TLN. Here you will find the goodness we posted over the course of week, all in one spot for your perusing pleasure!  Happy reading, LadyNerders! Monday: Good Old Krampus Tuesday: … Continue Reading →


This Week’s High-Speed Chase

This Week’s High-Speed Chase: Christmas Burnout Edition Much like the Thanksgiving burnout that we all experience (we can only eat so many Turkey Cranberry sandwiches), here are websites that offer Christmas relief now that the holiday is over: The Food Fruitcake Toss: Colorado has the perfect remedy for all of … Continue Reading →