NOTE: CLOSED DOORS AND ALL OTHER STORIES WILL BE TAKEN DOWN DUE TO THE FACT THAT I HAVE BEEN PLAGIARIZED.
Yes, the plagiarism beasts have caught me, too. So, I will no longer be posting stories on fictionpress. Or anywhere else. If you want to know who plagiarized me, here's the link:
Seeing as this is the case, I will no longer be posting anything. I will still be reviewing, but I've learned my lesson. However, I WILL be posting my stories up on my live journal. If you want to read them, add me on there (telling me where you're from and everything; I will not be accepting random requests) and you can read it at leisure. :
The link to my live journal is:
I'm an eighteen year old Indian girl named Shweta No-Last-Name from sunny California who loves to travel. Since I can't travel all that much physically, I try to do it mentally. I usually tend to daydream myself into the medieval times or the Renaissance or the Elizabethan Era. Maybe Ancient Rome. Or Greece. Or maybe somewhere far into the future. To me, my mind, my soul, and my heart are one. My body protects them, so I protect them by protecting my body. People at my school think I'm weird because I'd rather write or be around nature rather than party, get drunk, or get laid. I'm a very open person about everything, excepty myself. When I meet a person, they start out as high in my opinion. It's their choice whether to sink or rise still higher. To me, appearances don't matter at all. You could be the ugliest person in the world for all I care. As long as you're a nice person, we'll get along. What's strange is that I don't believe that I will ever fall in love (I'm relieved about that part, after seeing people who do fall in love), but I write about romance. My only love is for life. That may change when the right guy comes along, but for now, I'm not interested. I do not believe that I will ever tie myself to just one person. I'm a cynic but also a hopeless romantic. I suppose you could call me a walking contradiction, couldn't you?
Now, I'm here to get experience as a writer, and YOU can help. How? Reading and Reviewing. Yes, I see you guys hiding there in FP land, reading my stuff but not reviewing. I'm onto you. -pats binoculars-
Happy December to all out there who bother to click on my name. And to those who don't, Happy December anyways. It's so cold and rainy outside. My favorite! :D
Whoa whoa whoa. Talking about the weather on my profile? Boring? Yeah. Creative juices are a bit dry. My fault, of course. Haven't been cultivating them like I SHOULD. But, I'm back on track again (working on Closed Doors and Open Windows at the moment...and a few other projects).
I'm officially in college now, majoring in Biological Sciences (Wildlife Bio tailored toward marine bio, hopefully). I will, of course, still be writing (it's going to be a lifelong passion; I will never give it up). I'll try to keep you up to date on my college adventures (or lack thereof, as it happens to be at the moment...).
My writing blog: http:///
My Pillow Book: http:///
My other stuff, random obsessions blog: http:///
Now, I will cut short with my ramblings and random temporary thoughts that will leave my mind as soon as I write them, and wish you the best of luck in wading through my profile. Ready? Set? GO!!
1/10/2010: I'm not going to be updating my stuff for a while, and everything is on hiatus until I figure out where I'm going with my stories. I'm probably going to be rewriting everything, because I don't think I did my best in ANY of the stories that I put up. Everything from the title, to the character names, to the plot is subject to change, but I hope that the few readers I have will continue to read my stories!
I'll also probably just work on one story at a time, and hopefully finish them all. Maybe I'll finish writing a story (most probably Once Upon a Time) before I move on to the next. So, no side-by-side stories. That got WAY to confusing for me, so I'm going to stop and get ORGANIZED. Yeah, an organized writer? Going against stereotypes? Chyea!
ALSO, I am thinking about putting my poetry all in one "story" thing. Not sure when that's going to happen, but yeah :D
3/2/2010: Okay, writer's block REALLY sucks, but I'm trying (really, I am). I have NO clue when I'll be updating, but the writer's block is ebbing away. Maybe I can get some writing done today. It's going to be a slow month, March is. English paper, book reading, annotating. But, I will find time to write. I HAVE TO. That is my March resolution.
3/2/2010: One of the stories are back. Already. Man, I really worked today (not much...just a prologue, but still, it's something!)
3/3/2010: Woot! One chapter up! -happy dance- Hopefully the rest goes just as easily (wishful thinking, I know).
3/11/2010: As April is apparently national script-writing month (Script Frenzy), I will be working on a script (yes, going back to side-by-side story writing--I couldn't help it!) Wish me luck!
3/22/2010: It's almost the end of April, and I'm no where NEAR finishing Script Frenzy -_-. Damn you AP Lit research paper .
5/18/2010: Okay, I am probably going to be taking down Fire's Glory, with no real intention of putting it back up again. : It's just not working -_- Maybe I'll come back to it after sometime, after I have more practice, but for now, it's coming down. I have a few other story ideas that I'm working with, and I still need to choose. Hopefully I can start working with one within the next month.
8/11/2010: As you all know, I have started on another novel (Closed Doors and Open Windows) and I fully intend to see this one through.
10/31/2010: Well, a lot of things have been happening. I've started University (woot!) and am actually loving it here! I was a bit homesick at first, but it's gone away now. Second, today's my eighteenth birthday! I don't feel that different though, but moving on. I am (once again) going to be attempting NaNoWriMo, and am looking forward to it so much! I will hopefully be posting up the story that I'm writing along with more chapters of Closed Doors and Open Widows, so look forward to that!
12/8/2010: Guess who completely failed an NaNo again this year. Me! Anyways, moving on. It's almost winter break and lately I've been being bombarded by story ideas (imagine poor little me cowering in a corner while the ideas all gang up on me, holding clubs and wearing evil grins saying "write me...write meeee..." and you'll get the idea). Of course, I had to absolutely give in. So I've gone back to my old habit of writing more than one story at a time. Right now, I'm working on three (counting Closed Doors and Open Windows). Well, two and a half. I'm not too sure about the third. So, look forward to that popping up here. Or not...I'm actually kind of iffy about posting my other novel up here...we'll see, I guess.
2/28/2011: Well, I'm doing it again. Taking off my story and starting it afresh. I can't help it! I had a sudden brainwave during breakfast today that completely changed around the plot of Closed Doors and Open Windows. Rest assured, that it will be back up, but under a different title. I want to thank everyone who took the trouble to read my scribbles, haha. It means a lot, and I hopeyou'll continue to read whatever I put up. EDIT TO THIS NOTE: AS CDOW HAS BEEN PLAGIARIZED, I WILL NO LONGER BE POSTING IT ANYWHERE ONLINE. Come to think of it, I'm not going to be posting anything online anymore. :\ Sorry to anyone who wanted to continue reading it.
MONTHLY GOALS (this is where I try to motivate myself):
March 2010: Restart Once Upon a Time (now called Fire's Glory). Hopefully get some chapters up -prays- This is also my FIRST ATTEMPT ON FANTASY. So go easy. I could do with some pointers, but FLAMES WILL BE DELETED. I'm just dipping the tips of my toes into the world of fantasy literature, and I can't wait to dive in :D
April 2010: Script Frenzy? Well, April's almost done, and guess what's not. My script. SO, I want to get one more chapter of Fire's Glory up before the end of the month. CAN I DO IT?? Hmm...it's a stretch, maybe, but I'll try! :D
August 2010: Put up a few more chapters of Closed Doors and Open Windows. I'm actually working on chapter 10! Woot! I have stuff planned for all the characters. Hopefully it works out the way I want it to. But, I think they have some surprises for me, so we'll see...
November 2010: Survive balancing college work, NaNoWriMo, my other novel, and good amounts of sleeping and eating.
December 2010: Work on the two novels (hello, you're on break, you can get some good writing done!)
Music: The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, 30 Seconds to Mars, 3 Days Grace, RENT, The All American Rejects, Fall Out Boy, Green Day, The Beatles (I LOVE THEM), Panic! at the Disco, Escape the Fate, Short Stack, All Time Low, Goo Goo Dolls, Anberlin, Bloc Party, COB, The Cure, Daft Punk, Bullet For My Valentine, Hinder, Dredge, NeverShoutNever, techno, trance and other stuff that i cant remember at the moment
TV: anime (a recent anime lover, actually, haha); Inuyasha; Ouran High School Host Club; Shugo Chara; Death Note (only just started watching it and it's really interesting so far. L is so adorable XD); Toradora!; Lovely Complex; Special A; Yumeiro Patisserie; Kimi Ni Todoke; Gosick; Gakuen Alice; Junjou Romantica; Kaichou wa Maid Sama; Skip Beat; Yumekui Merry; and a couple others that I might have forgotten to mention o.o
Movies: POTC (Johnny Depp. 'Nuff said), Harry Potter ( D: it's almost done!! : good bye childhood), RENT, Bollywood (Indian version of Hollywood...), romantic comedies, pirates (
Authors (not on fictionpress): J.K. Rowling (I swear, she is so talented!!), Agatha Christie, Jane Austen, Louisa May Alcott, Lewis Carroll, LAINI TAYLOR :D (I have learned SO much from her)...and a few more that I can't remember...
Books: Alice in Wonderland, Alice's Adventures in the Looking Glass, Pride and Prejudice, Harry Potter. I basically like fantasy and romance. Mystery is good too, though, but REALLY hard to write. Manga's pretty good too _
Hobbies: Reading, writing, hanging out, going online, TV, playing the piano, getting new music to play, getting high off of life. You know, the regular stuff...
Food: CHOCOLATE!! And Mexican food. And Italian. And Japanese. Just about anything, really. As long as it's edible and delicious, I'll eat it.
Drink: Non-alcoholic, coke, virgin margaritas (you know, the ones without any alcohol), basically any soda (except Dr. Pepper. YUCK)and SUNDAES AND MILK SHAKES!! YUM!!
Music: I don't like rap that much. It's not really "music" as chanting really -shrug-
Movies: Napoleon Dynamite...I mean, yeah it was funny at the beginning...but towards the end...it just got downright annoying...
Books: TWILIGHT (sorry to all you Edward fans, but I seriously don't get the point of Twilight...)
Food: Eggplant and peas. I just don't like their texture They're so mushy! -shudder-
Drink: Anything alcoholic. Oh, and Dr. Pepper (I seriously do not know how people can drink that stuff. It tastes like MEDICINE of all things -blurgh-)
QUOTES (This is probably my favorite part. These quotes inspire me and cheer me up. Feel free to copy and paste the ones that you like :):
"Did you see those Huns?? They popped outta the snow! like daisies!" --Mulan
"Let's go kick some Hunny-Buns!!" --Mulan
"Oh, I think my bunny slippers just ran for cover." --Mulan
"Older men declare war. But it is the youth that must fight and die." --Herbert Hoover
"The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently" --Friedrich Nietzsche
"There is a fountain of youth: It is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring in your life and the lives of people you love" --Sophia Loren
"Youth comes but once in a lifetime" --Henry Wadsworth
"Youth is the first victim of war; the first fruit of peace. It takes 20 years or more of peace to make a man; it takes only 20 seconds of war to destroy him." --Baudouin I
"Invention is the talent of youth, as judgment is of age." --Jonathon Swift
"Youth is the time of getting, middle age of improving, and old age of spending." --Anne Bradstreet
"Do you love me because I'm beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me?" --Oscar Hammerstein II
"People are like stained glass windows -- the true beauty can be seen only when there is light from within. The darker the night, the brighter the windows" --Elizabeth KublerRoss
"There is certainly no absolute standard of beauty. That precisely is what makes its pursuit so interesting." --Jonathon Kenneth Galbraith
"Love is not blind - it sees more, not less. But because it sees more, it is willing to see less" --Rabbi Julius Gordon
"Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination." --Voltaire
"Treasure your relationships, not your possessions." --Anthony J D'Angelo
"At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet" --Plato
"Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable" --Bruce Lee
"Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers." --Charles W. Eliot
""Stay" is a charming word in a friend's vocabulary." --Louisa May Alcott
"Good friends, good books and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life." --Mark Twain
"A best friend is like a four leaf clover, hard to find and lucky to have" --Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Best friends are the siblings God forgot to give us" --Unknown
"Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart." --Eleanor Roosevelt
"A man can never quite understand a boy, even when he has been a boy." --Gilbert A. Chesterton
"We hate some persons because we do not know them; and will not know them because we hate them." --Charles Caleb Colton
"The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them; that's the essence of inhumanity." --George Bernard Shaw
"The only thing needed for evil to prosper is for good men to do nothing." --Edmund Burke
"Some people, no matter how old they get, never lose their beauty - they merely move it from their faces into their hearts." --Martin Buxbaum
"Love looks through a telescope; envy, through a microscope." --Josh Billings
"Don 't hurry. Don't worry. You're only here for a short visit. So don't forget to stop and smell the roses." --Walter Hagen
"A baby is something you carry inside you for nine months, in your arms for three years and in your heart till the day you die" --Mary Mason
"The only disability in life is a bad attitude." --Scott Hamilton
"The stupid neither forgive nor forget; the naïve forgive and forget; the wise forgive but do not forget." --Thomas Szasz
"I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self." --Aristotle
"As usual, there is a great woman behind every idiot." --John Lennon
"If someone thinks that love and peace is a cliche that must have been left behind in he Sixties, that's his problem. Love and peace are eternal." --John Lenon
"It doesn't matter how long my hair is or what color my skin is or whether I'm a woman or a man." --John Lennon
'"Sometimes," said Pooh, "the smallest things take up the most room in your heart"' -- Winnie the Pooh
"Did that say Grand Central Station or my Aunt's Constipation?" --Madagascar
"Those who restrain their desires, do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained." --William Blake
"Anger makes you smaller, while forgiveness forces you to grow beyond what you were." --Cherie Carter-Scott
"We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh" --Agnes Repplier
"The most wasted day of all days is one without laughter" --E. E. Cummings
"Laugh at yourself first, before anyone else can" --Elsa Maxwell
"Always laugh when you can. It's cheap medicine" --Lord Byron
"The human race has one really effective weapon, and that is laughter" --Mark Twain
"You don't stop laughing because you grow old. You grow old because you stop laughing" --Michael Pritchard
"Laughter is inner jogging" --Norman Cousins
"You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants" --Stephan King
"Laughter is the closest distance between two people" --Victor Borge
"No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted" --Aesop
"Compassion is the basis of all morality" --Arthur Schopenhauer
"I expect to pass through this world but once; any good thing therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to any fellow creature, let me do it now; let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again." --Ettiene De Grellet
"That best portion of a good man's life,
"We make war that we may live in peace" --Aristotle
"You can't separate peace from freedom because no one can be at peace unless he has freedom" --Malcolm X
"All we are saying, is give peace a chance" --John Lennon
"Fiction reveals truths that reality obscures" --Jessamyn West
"I believe in the imagination. What I cannot see is infinitely more important than what I can see." --Duane Michals
"Imagination rules the world" --Napoleon Bonaparte
"It's a poor sort of memory that can only work backwards" --Lewis Carroll
"The man who has no imagination has no wings" --Muhammad Ali
"To imagine is everything, to know is nothing at all" --Anatole France
"You can't depend on your eyes if your imagination is out of focus" --Mark Twain
"You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club" --Jack London
"Lost time is never found again" --Benjamin Franklin
"Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them" --Dion Boucicault
"Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you." Carl Sandburg
"Time is the longest distance between two places" --Tennessee Williams
"Time is what we want most, but what we use worst" --William Penn
"You can never plan the future by the past" --Edmund Burke
"Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact." --William James
"A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life." --Charles Darwin
"A dream you dream alone is only a dream. A dream you dream together is reality." --John Lennon
"All you need is love" --John Lennon
"God is a concept by which we measure our pain" --John Lennon
"I don't believe in killing, whatever the reason!" --John Lennon
"I don't know which will go first - rock'n'roll or Christianity" --John Lennon
"If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there'd be peace" --John Lennon
"Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one." --John Lennon
"Love is the answer, and you know that for sure; Love is a flower, you've got to let it grow." --John Lennon
"Music is everybody's possession. It's only publishers who think that people own it." --John Lennon
"Possession isn't nine-tenths of the law. It's nine-tenths of the problem." --John Lennon
"Reality leaves a lot to the imagination" --John Lennon
"The more I see, the less I know for sure" --John Lennon
"The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility." --John Lennon
T H E G A R D E N:
FOR THE GARDEN OF YOUR DAILY LIVING PLANT THREE ROWS OF PEAS:
PLANT FOUR ROWS OF SQUASH:
PLANT FOUR ROWS OF LETTUCE:
NO GARDEN IS WITHOUT TURNIPS:
TO CONCLUDE OUR GARDEN WE MUST HAVE THYME:
WATER FREELY WITH PATIENCE AND CULTIVATE WITH LOVE. THERE IS MUCH FRUIT
1. If someone has to ask you a question three times before you get it, copy and paste this on your profile.
2. If you ever had a giggling fit for No REASON, copy and paste this in your profile.
3. If you ever tripped over your own TWO feet and started LAUGHING...COPY AND PASTE THIS IN YOUR PROFILE...
4. If you have ever tripped over air, copy this into your profile
5. If you want to be a writer someday, copy and paste this into your profile.
6. If you have ever been called a bookworm and are proud of it, copy and paste this into your profile.
7. If you have ever felt the undeniable urge to slam your head into something, whether it is another person or not copy this into your profile.
I'm YOUNG, so I MUST be naïve
I'm OVERWEIGHT, so I MUST have a problem with self control.
I LIKE TO BE MYSELF, so I MUST be cocky and arrogant
I LOVE ANIMALS, so I MUST be a vegetarian
I’m a TREEHUGGER, so I MUST be a drug addicted hippie
I’m a MUSICIAN, so I MUST not be doing anything with my life.
I'm a WRITER so I must be an messy, introverted, poverty stricken weirdo. (okay, this is ALMOST true except for poverty-stricken :)
I'm BLOND, so I MUST be a stupid ditz
I have GOOD GRADES, so I MUST be a nerd
I'm a GIRL so I MUST be weak
I'M SKINNY, so I MUST be anorexic.
I'm EMO, so I MUST cut my wrists.
I'm a NEGRO so I MUST carry a gun.
I'm BLONDE, so I MUST be a ditz.
I'm JAMAICAN so I MUST smoke weed.
I'm HAITIAN so I MUST eat cat.
I'm ASIAN, so I MUST be sexy.
I'm JEWISH, so I MUST be greedy.
I'm GAY, so I MUST have AIDS.
I'm a LESBIAN, so I MUST have a sex-tape.
I'm ARAB, so I MUST be a terrorist.
I SPEAK MY MIND, so I MUST be a bitch.
I'm RELIGIOUS, so I MUST shove my beliefs down your throat.
I'm ATHEIST so i MUST hate the world.
I don't have a RELIGION, so I MUST be evil and have no morals.
I'm REPUBLICAN, so I MUST not care about poor people.
I'm DEMOCRAT, so I MUST not believe in being responsible.
I am LIBERAL, so I MUST be gay.
I'm SOUTHERN, so I MUST be white trash.
I TAKE (or used to take) ANTI-DEPRESSANTS, so I MUST be crazy.
I'm a GUY, so I MUST only want to get into your pants.
I'm IRISH, so I MUST have a bad drinking problem.
I'm INDIAN, so I MUST own a convenience store and say "Thank you, come again" in that oh-so-hilarious accent.
I'm NATIVE AMERICAN, so I MUST dance around a fire screaming like a savage.
I'm a CHEERLEADER, so I MUST be a whore...
I'm a DANCER, So I MUST be stupid, stuck up, and a whore.
I wear SKIRTS, so I MUST be a slut.
I'm a PUNK, so I MUST do drugs.
I'm RICH, so I MUST be a conceited snob.
I WEAR BLACK, so I MUST be a goth or emo.
I'm a WHITE GIRL, so I MUST be a nagging, steal-your-money kind of girlfriend.
I'm CUBAN, so I MUST spend my spare time rolling cigars.
I'm NOT A VIRGIN, so I MUST be easy.
I FELL IN LOVE WITH A MARRIED MAN, so I MUST be a home-wrecking whore.
I'm a TEENAGE MOM, so I MUST be an irresponsible slut.
I'm POLISH, so I MUST wear my socks with my sandals.
I'm ITALIAN, so I must have a big DICK.
I'm EGYPTIAN, so I must be a TERRORIST!
I'm PRETTY, so I MUST not be a virgin.
I HAVE STRAIGHT A'S, so I MUST have no social life.
I DYE MY HAIR CRAZY COLORS, so I MUST be looking for attention.
I DRESS IN UNUSUAL WAYS, so I MUST be looking for attention.
I'm INTO THEATER & ART, so I MUST be a homosexual.
I'm a VEGETARIAN, so I MUST be a crazy political activist.
I HAVE A BUNCH OF GUY FRIENDS, so I MUST be fucking them all.
I HAVE A BUNCH OF GIRLS WHO ARE FRIENDS, so I MUST be gay.
I have BOOBS, so I MUST be a hoe.
I'm COLOMBIAN, so I MUST be a drug dealer.
I WEAR WHAT I WANT, so I MUST be a poser.
I'm RUSSIAN, so I MUST be cool and that's how Russians roll.
I'm GERMAN, so I must be a Nazi.
I hang out with GAYS, so I must be GAY TOO.
I'm BRAZILIAN, so I MUST have a BIG BUTT.
I'm PUERTO RICAN, so I MUST look good and be conceited.
I'm SALVADORIAN, so I MUST be in MS 13.
I'm POLISH, so I MUST be greedy.
I'm HAWAIIAN so I MUST be lazy.
I'm PERUVIAN, so I MUST like llamas.
I'm a STONER so I MUST be going in the wrong direction.
I'm a VIRGIN so i MUST be prude.
I'm STRAIGHT EDGE so i must be violent.
I'm a FEMALE GAMER, so I MUST be ugly or crazy.
I'm BLACK so I MUST love fried chicken and kool-aid.
I'm BI so I MUST think every girl I see is hot.
I'm a GIRL who actually EATS LUNCH, so I MUST be fat.
I'm SINGLE so I MUST be ugly.
I'm ASIAN so I must be a NERD that does HOMEWORK 24/7.
I'm CHRISTIAN so I MUST hate homosexuals.
I'm MIXED so I must be fucked up.
I'm MUSLIM so I MUST be a terrorist.
I'm in BAND, so I MUST be a dork.
I'm BLACK so I MUST believe JESUS WUZ A BROTHA.
I'm MORMON so I MUST be perfect.
I'm WHITE and have black friends so I MUST think I'm black
I'm GOTH so I MUST worship the devil.
I Love SHOPPING so I must be rich.
I'm an OG so I must be Mexican.
The ones that are in bold are the ones that I am
STOP THE STEREOTYPES!!
A white man once called a black man "colored". The black man turned around and stood up. And then he said:
"Listen sir... when I was born I was BLACK "
"But you sir..."
The black man sat back down and the white man walked away.
Put this on your profile if you hate RACISM.
Congratulations! You made it to the end of my profile!
One last thing, though. Yup, endnotes from Your's Truly :D
1/10/2010: Ohmyjebezus!! Over 100 views today! And just because I actually updated! I feel so happy right now!!
3/2/2010: I've deleted my stories (My poetry's still up, though, and my short story). They'll come back once I think them worthy enough. One at a time though. Not all at once. Like I said before, I can't do side-by-side stories. It gets me completely confused. I have put Once Upon a Time back up (under a different name: Fire's Glory)
8/11/2010: I'm starting college in September, so I still have over a month left to write, write, write. And, of course, read and review. After that, I'll probably be a lot busier (or less?). I'm really looking forward to going to college (UC Davis Class of 2014!! Woot woot!). I'll see, hear, feel, taste, and smell new things, meet new people (hopefully ideas for characters in future novels, scripts, and other things). Wish me luck!