I’ve never been much of a baker, but I’m starting to get more comfortable with failing, and so I’m baking more, and it’s turning out surprisingly well. Today, I tackled real, homemade, from-scratch brownies for the first time.  Here is the basic recipe I worked off of: Now, if you’ve ever watched me cook, you […]

Posted at 9:45 pm on March 29, 2012 | 1 comment | Filed Under: Uncategorized | Continue reading

Books! Oh dear god, I haven’t posted here in months!

Yes yes, it’s been a while. Between Purgatory and the Nebulas and the holidays and travel and clients and getting new furniture, I’ve been swamped, to put it mildly.  But! Fear not. I am here with new book recommendations!   Books Nightshade Books is bad for my budget. I like 80-90% of what they put […]

Posted at 6:15 pm on March 3, 2012 | 1 comment | Filed Under: Uncategorized | Continue reading



Wings Lifting Wide is the professionally-oriented account for Jaym Gates. You know, the one where she keeps the majority of her opinions to herself and focuses on the issues at hand. Her personal blog can be found under To Breathe Underwater.