Monthly Archives: January 2015

Hangman Oracle

I’ve got a Hangman app on my iPhone, and sometimes I’ll play just one game in the morning to see what the word is, fooling around with the notion that the word might predict the day in some way. Today’s word was “traumatic.”

It’s evening now, and I have three brand new stitches in my left forefinger.  As trauma goes, not the worst.  But I’d say the app nailed it.

Fight Scenes

Denise Tanaka’s article contains useful and fun tips for non-fighters who want to write fight scenes.  It helps if you have Barbie dolls lying around the house.  And a fork.  (No, she’s not stabbing the dolls . . . . )