April 2011

In My Head, In My Heart

April 22, 2011

In my head, I want to be the kind of mom who does crafts and creates fun little traditions and marks every milestone in some special way. But in my heart, that’s not me. I’m not that mom. In my head, I want to be the wife who is suzy homemaker, cleaning, cooking, baking so […]

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Packaging FAIL

April 21, 2011

So one of the awesome things I’m getting to do right now at my job is put some ereaders through their paces. I have a Kindle, a Nook Color, and will be getting an iPad 2 (as soon as it ships). (Sadly, they aren’t mine to do with as I please. It very much is […]

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Taking Care of Business

April 21, 2011

I hate to do it to you guys, but I need to do one of those very boring, but sometimes necessary “taking care of business” posts. It’ll be quick and painless, I promise! If you like my vocal stylings here, you might want to sign up to have RambleRamble delivered straight to your doorstep via […]

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The Mystery of the Pants

April 20, 2011

The other day I spent my lunch hour shopping for clothes. (What? The “good” mall is close to my work, and I can’t seem to make it down there on weekends). Anyway, I went because I’ve lost enough weight that I’m kind of at that NEED new clothes stage–everything is too big, and my work […]

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Publishing is a Business

April 19, 2011

So one of the things that I think is missing from many of the discussions about publishing is one simple, stark fact: Publishing is a business. I know there’s a idealistic notion of publishing—I had it before I got into it—that many people fall into. You know, how magical it is to work with books […]

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