Finished the January short story #1, 5,594 words, and found the title in the final paragraph–love when that happens–and thought of where to send it. Oh yeah, the title: Breath of the Grave. I seem to be in horror story writing mode. Snoopy dance!

Books Read in 2009

  • Love in a Cold Climate, Nancy Mitford
  • New Amsterdam, Elizabeth Bear
  • S is for Silence, Sue Grafton
  • Breaking Dawn, Stephanie Meyer
  • Save the Cat Goes to the Movies, Blake Snyder
  • B if for Beginnings, Caitlin Kiernan
  • Betrayals
  • Skin Trade, Laurell K. Hamilton
  • Autobiography of Anthony Trollope
  • The Red Tree, Caitlin Kiernan
  • Neuromancer, William Gibson (from 100 Books Reading List)
  • Lovecraft Unbound, ed. Ellen Datlow
  • Children Playing at a Statue of Hercules, David Sedaris

Movies Seen in 2009

  • Doubt
  • Star Trek
  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
  • New Moon
  • Avatar
  • Sherlock Holmes

From Netflix and Elsewhere

  • Ironman
  • Vicki Cristina Barcelona
  • Thirst
  • Legally Blonde
  • The Duchess