Vampire Diary: Game Day

Originally posted on Vampire Maman:
Dear Diary, The cat stood at the door. She asked to go out, or I assumed she did from her meowing. I opened the door. She walked away. I’m not playing this game. The door is now open. She doesn’t realize that the cold doesn’t bother me. For a brief…

Be Proud of Them All

Originally posted on Stories that Must Not Die:
The following ramblings (in her own words) were submitted by Juliette, from VampireMaman and WestCoastReview, while she was thinking through some unedited thoughts and memories.  We here at STMND think her ramblings are well worth reading through, appreciating, learning from, and spreading across the blogosphere.   ……………………………………………

The Beauty of Teens

Originally posted on The Human Rights Warrior:
Photo taken by (and used with permission from) my son Sevrin at his high school sailing team practice. As I write this, there are seven teens asleep in my basement.  My son and his friends came back from their high school dance in high spirits last night. Laughing…

A Story for the Ages

Originally posted on Stories that Must Not Die:
Rarasaur – Founder When I first met Rara from Rarasaur.wordpress.com, I was so jealous. Here was a blogger who just started blogging before I did, and she was already Freshly Pressed with a truck load of active followers. Then whenever I toured the blogosphere, her icon appeared…