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Stranger than Fiction: My Life as a Quasi-Librarian

quasi-librarian (kwa-zai lye-brayr-ee-uhn): (n.) A library services specialist who does not have a master’s degree yet; the Diet Coke of librarians—only one calorie. You never know who’s going to walk through the doors of your library. One day, I held … Continue reading

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Adventures of a Quasi-Librarian: Cincinnati Comic Con

Some people can say they’ve met one of today’s most prolific and successful female illustrators in the industry. Fewer people can say they saved their coworkers and patrons from an offending and potentially dangerous wasp. Only one person can say … Continue reading

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Quarter-Life Non-Crisis

Twenty-five. I used to think there was something magical about turning 25. It seems so arbitrary, but it was as if one was suddenly transformed from prolonged adolescence to true adulthood. The locks are thrown off, you can do whatever … Continue reading

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Mini-Post: Trapped

It was one of those situations straight out of a sitcom. Here I am, sick (again) and trying to get some stuff done around the house. I go downstairs to put the baby’s clothes into the wash, just really quick, … Continue reading

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Moments of Spontaneous RP

The best thing about my job is meeting all sorts of different people when I’m out roving the premises or at the desk. I thought I met some strange and quirky individuals on World of Warcraft (case in point: my … Continue reading

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Make Love AND Warcraft

About a month ago, Lilpeanut over at the Heal Over Time blog posted the Warcraft love story of one of her readers. It made my heart incredibly happy to hear of another successful couple borne from the depths of a … Continue reading

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Start at the Beginning…

This past Friday’s Breakfast Topic over at WoW Insider struck me with a rather stunning realization: I’ve been gaming since I was about five or six, thanks in large part to my brother. That’s nearly nineteen years of gaming. And … Continue reading

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