Day 1: Who I am and Why I’m Here

Hey! If you don’t know me already, I’m Marialena.  I’m a rising junior at Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, Virginia. The goal of this blog is much the same as it was when I started it a little over a year ago:  writing book and movie reviews with the goal of discussion and helping people find […]

WordPress for iOS: New Visual Editor and More!

Originally posted on The WordPress.com Blog:
WordPress for iOS version 4.8 comes with exciting editor and navigation enhancements. Visual Editor We’re thrilled to announce that the 4.8 release includes a beautiful new visual editor. With the new editor, you can add rich text like bold, italics, links, and lists naturally as you type. You…

I Know what he Says, But …

I know how Jason feels about reblogs, but I can’t help it.  When someone helps me, it’s second nature for me to say “thank you”.  Consequently, I really hate it when people don’t respond with “you’re welcome,” but that’s not the point here. The small talk he and I made on one of his other posts […]

Portfolios: What’s the Point?

If you’ve been following me lately, you’ll know that just yesterday I was trying to figure out a portfolio to keep my academic-English-major-writing separate from my book-movie-fandom-writing so that my formal writing would stand out to potential employers. After digging around WordPress more today – for what seemed like FOREVER – I realized that my […]