Mixed Media Monday: Salvador Dali

I was going to let the poll I ran last until this Wednesday, but I feel I've given it sufficient time. The obvious winner for my Monday slot is Mixed-Media Monday. Mixed-Media Monday is meant for me to introduce other bits of media that inspire. I want to also try to explore a bit why… Continue reading Mixed Media Monday: Salvador Dali

Write-Up Wednesday: NANOWRIMO and Crowd Sourcing Ideas

Ever since I've known about NANOWRIMO I've wanted to participate. To me, it seemed a perfect way to get a novel written. I never got around to doing it though. Now, as I'm writing nearly every day, and as I'm dedicating myself to the life of an amateur writer, I've realized I'm at a good… Continue reading Write-Up Wednesday: NANOWRIMO and Crowd Sourcing Ideas

Fiction Analysis: Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man

I didn't know much about Ralph Ellison's "Invisible Man" before I picked it up. I knew it was a semi-popular classic, I also knew that Obama shaped his memoir after the image of this work. It's a prominent work of African-American literature. This also happens to be the first book I will study as a… Continue reading Fiction Analysis: Ralph Ellison, Invisible Man