President Barack Obama mimics gymnast McKayla Maroney's signature look as he welcomes the 2012 U.S. Olympic gymnastics teams in the Oval Office, Nov. 15, 2012. Gymnasts include: Gabby Douglas, Kyla Ross, Aly Raisman, and Jordyn Wieber. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

5 Political Memes That May or May Not be Funny

As you may or may not know, I’ve been posting a few funny pics on The American Journal just for ha-ha’s. If you’ve seen them or if you haven’t, here they are again because that’s how I roll. Continue reading

5 Best American Horror Story Memes

It’s no secret that myself and everyone loves American Horror Story. And with Freak Show in full swing, I decided it would be a good time to share my favorite memes featuring the freaks that were freaks before they were Freak(s Show). Continue reading

How to Write Book Review Rants & Raves

Hello all, and welcome to another blog post concerning all things book review. Recently, I’ve posted a review for the excellent “Amy Lynn” by Jack July, which can be found on The Noisy Room. I’ve also written a few guest posts, most recently my 5 Excuses Women Use Not to Write for Women on Writing.

And it all got me thinking, what makes book review good enough to turn me into a school girl? For me, I Book Reviewthink it’s a dash of breakdown of what the story is about and intended audience, aka the easy part. However, when coming up with favorable or unfavorable book reviews, the task can get hairy. No matter whether you loved, hated, or found the book to be ho-hum, it can be difficult to relay without seeming to loving or hating. Continue reading


Novel Writing Vs. Screen Writing: The Ultimate Battle

Hello all, and welcome to another rocking blog post with tips on how to write. In a recent interview with Writestream Radio, I was asked by expert host and author Jack July on the differences between writing a novel and film. As always, I gave a garbled answer, so instead I decided to share more here in infographic form: Continue reading

Book Review: My Imaginary Friend Was Too Cool to Hang Out With Me

Hello all! Time for another entry in our illustrious Book Review entry. Today’s entry is on My Imaginary Friend Was Too Cool to Hang Out With Me by Charles Freericks. It is an autobiography/personal memoir tale of his journey from childhood to semi-adult in and around the town of Paramus, New Jersey. Continue reading

Freebies for Writers: Free UPS My Choice Premier 1-Year Membership

Welcome to another blog post on freebies and free stuff for writers. We’ve recently discussed how to get lots of free stuff just for writers including apps, books, and more, and now it’s time for something for those of you who mail lots of stuff. Today’s entry is about how to get a free premier membership from UPS.

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Read a Book With Speed Reading App

Hello all, we at Micro-Immortality are constantly attempting to give you tools on how to write, but today we are talking about how to read. As a writer and lover of reading, I’m constantly bombarded with tools to help read a book, including e-readers, file converters, and apps. Today, we’ll be looking at speed reading apps that can help you read a book faster than ever before. Continue reading