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Car Dates: Pandemic Romance February 22, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 12:03 am

Balancing Act: Car Dates:  One of the casualties of pandemic life at la casa Bryant has been date nights. As people who have never been married without children (I al…

 

Whiplash and Tire Tracks on My Back: Teaching During the Pandemic February 14, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 6:48 pm

Balancing Act: Whiplash and Tire Tracks on My Back: Teaching Duri…:  In my day job, I teach middle school Spanish. My school, like many in the United States, closed its doors in March 2020, expecting that we&…

 

January Reads February 3, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 8:39 pm

Balancing Act: January Reads: I had a bit of a rough start to 2021, as did many of us, I’d imagine. I was caught in all the same whirlpools and eddies that had kept m…

 

eSPEC BOOKS AUTHOR READING SERIES – 1/23/21 January 29, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 2:05 am

Check out this series of readings for the Corvid-19 anthology supporting Ravencon!

 

On Adaptation: Anne, Jo, and Percy January 14, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 2:03 am

Balancing Act: On Adaptation: Anne, Jo, and Percy: Talking to readers about adaptations of books they loved is like walking through a minefield where anything might blow up, depending on who …

 

Seven Deadly Sins of Writing January 7, 2021

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 12:28 am

Balancing Act: IWSG: Seven Deadly Sins of Writing: Welcome to the first Wednesday of the month. You know what that means! It’s time to let our insecurities hang out. Yep, it’s the I…

 

I Read 75 Books This Year! December 24, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 5:24 pm

Balancing Act: I Read 75 Books This Year!: IKR? Guess all that extra time at home had me scrambling for travel via literature. Each year, I set a goal of 52 books a year, averaging ou…

 

My Publishing Year: A Horror Show with Unexpected Heroism December 19, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 5:43 pm

Balancing Act: My Publishing Year: A Horror Show with Unexpected …: 2020, man. Whew. Don’t those numbers just wear you out every time you see them? Between the pandemic, the social unrest, and the politic…

 

Writing, In and Out of Season December 2, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 4:13 pm

Balancing Act: IWSG: Writing, In and Out of Season:   Welcome to the first Wednesday of the month. You know what that means! It’s time to let our insecurities hang out. Yep, it’s the  …

 

November Reads December 1, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 3:32 am

Balancing Act: November Reads:   I started November on deadline, so I wasn’t reading much. But once I submitted my novel to my critique group, I found a little breathi…