Tag Archives: blather

Happy Canada Day!

Of holidays and fireflies

Canadian FlagI thought that’s as good a reason for a post as any! I saw a new month in my footer calendar, and thought I’d start off the month with a post. As I’m pretty bereft of ideas today, I thought, “Aha! It’s Canada Day! I’ll wish my neighbors to the north a good day!” 🙂 Continue reading

New “Featured” Tag

I’ve recently started tagging certain posts “Featured.”

Why is the “Featured” tag useful to you?

Featured Posts Button for MMADfan BlogIf you want to catch up on my blog, but don’t want to see all of the “update” posts for new chapter updates, the “Featured” tag will automatically filter out those fic update posts for you.

Click the Featured Post button and try it out. Continue reading

From film to television to stage . . .

Television in the U.K. and U.S., with a good dose of nostalgia thrown in . . .

A comment about Arthur Darvill from a reader got me thinking about acting, actors, and seasonal v. series television programming. In the U.S., there’s the well-known television season, traditionally beginning in the autumn and continuing through spring. Lately, we’ve seen an increase in summer seasons and other non-traditional seasonal television programming — half-year seasons beginning in January, for example. Continue reading


And Coraline it is. After letting the blog sit for a few days, pretty much not tweaking anything more, I’ve decided that I like the current theme, layout, and colors. If anyone has any suggestions, please feel free to let … Continue reading


Fiddling and Tweaking I’ve switched to the Coraline theme—at least for now—and we’ll see how that goes. I’ve been playing with the theme on and off today, moving things around, making some “featured” header images for certain pages (check out … Continue reading