As I’ve mentioned previously, my novel, Adrift, started as a couple of screenplays in LJ Idol. That was back in season 7, in 2011. The biggest thing I got from it was positive feedback about the idea I had, so I knew I had something I might be able to market. I’d not really had … More Interview with Gary Dreslinski, creator of LJ Idol
As I wrote about in my last entry, part of my trip to Hawaii was spent filming a music video with improv rock duo Oil in the Alley. I’m not sure how many Mega Fans can say they’ve had such an opportunity to work with people they admire so much like I did. I lived … More Oil in the Alley and releasing the Music Video
I’ve previously alluded to but not gone into great detail the fact that I have friends on the Internet. Whilst staying with my first cousin once removed Judy, she mentioned reading an article about how the US is “behind the times” in terms of percentages of friends being on the Internet with whom they’ve never … More Technological World of Friends
Like my husband, I’m a bit sick of having to constantly join different social networking sites, continually repeating myself when creating the ever-new and ever-the-same profile. We met on OkCupid, which is a rather small “social networking” type web site compared to the likes of MySpace, Facebook and even Orkut (which is Google’s contribution to … More Facebook vs. MySpace: my views on Social Networking sites
As I’ve had access to the Internet from home since 1999, I’m no stranger to text-based communication such as online fora, e-mail, mailing lists and blog sites. And being as shy as I am, I have generally preferred it, as it can sometimes be the only way I am able to speak up and express … More Understanding and text-based communication (like the Internet)
I’m sure everyone hates spam and scam e-mails just as much as I do, but how many people actually know what to do with them? One of the things that I love about marrying someone who knows a lot about the Internet and helped write the Spam Code in Australia is that I was introduced … More Spam and scam e-mails
When you’ve been around the Internet for as long as I have, you will have noticed several changes, some for the better, and some for the worse. I’m not saying I’ve been around since the inception of the whole thing – that would be impossible given that I was born in the early 1980s, around … More What happened to the good old days on the Internet?