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If Wishes Were Horses (flashback, 2016) November 1, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 5:26 pm

Balancing Act: If Wishes Were Horses: I’ve been doing a lot of wishing here lately. It’s something I do when I’m frustrated or worried, and there’s been plenty…

 

The Haunting of Bly Manor: Some Thoughts October 29, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 2:18 pm

Balancing Act: The Haunting of Bly Manor: some thoughts: Just finished watching The Haunting of Bly Manor, a series from Netflix and the folks who brought us The Haunting of Hill House in 2018. I…

 

Horror as Comfort October 25, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 12:44 am

Balancing Act: Horror as Comfort:  A lot of people I know don’t read or watch horror, and they’re surprised to find out that I do. Even more surprised when they learn…

 

Scary Movie Time: October Movie Watching October 14, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 11:38 pm

Balancing Act: Scary Movie Time: October Movie Watching: If I could spare the time, I’d probably watch a movie a day in October, using Halloween as my excuse to cuddle up on the sofa with Sweet…

 

IWSG: When I become a “working writer” October 7, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 6:43 pm

Balancing Act: IWSG: When I became a “Working Writer”:   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…

 

New Release Day: Stories We Tell After Midnight October 1, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 8:44 pm

Balancing Act: New Release Day: Stories We Tell After Midnight, V…:   My first love as a reader and a writer was horror. Though I’m not primarily a horror writer now–I’m best known for my dram-edy (h…

 

Writing Short Stories, or the Joys of Anthologies September 11, 2020

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

Balancing Act: Writing Short Stories, or the Joys of Anthologies: I’ve had sort of an odd trajectory in my writing life, having started as a poet, and jumped from there to  novel-writing. Maybe it would…

 

IWSG: Seeing the Weird in the Ordinary September 3, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 3:25 pm

Balancing Act: IWSG: Seeing the Weird in the Ordinary: 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  In…

 

What I Read in August September 2, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 12:10 am

Balancing Act: What I Read in August:   It look like I didn’t read much in August. Only five books…and I’m cheating a little to claim the fifth. I still have a couple mor…

 

Book Birthday! Through Thick and Thin August 21, 2020

Filed under: Uncategorized — Samantha Bryant @ 12:37 am

Balancing Act: Book Birthday! Through Thick and Thin:   Today is my book birthday! The sixth release in the Menopausal Superhero series made her debut today. Through Thick and Thin is a collec…