Plan ahead for Christmas Dec 9: Shop local. Window shopping is okay, just make sure to do it with those you care about. Dec 11: Start planning your Christmas menu and turn it into a Christmas grocery list. Dec 18: Clean out the fridge. Eat all those leftovers and wipe down those shelves. Make sure you have plenty of space for all that food. Dec 19: Write what tasks need to be done before Christmas (like cleaning) and assign each task a day.
Center for Science Fiction studies by the Kansas University offers wide and useful resources for anyone who wants to know more about science fiction. Awards, writing workshops, and book/online resources can be found in this site. Sponsored by the University of Kansas which seeks to offer courses in science fiction.Collections of essays and courses that are offered by the university can be found as well.