The Brain is a Noodle Newsletter

the eggcademic (she/her/她)
A place for all things bite-sized!
Created 22 Apr 2021
  • ☕ need a break? ☕
    05 Jan 2022 • < 1 min read • 2 0
    Working From Home Roomba buzzing by, as I click away at keys — waiting, patiently. 💜🧡This and other tiny poems are now available as an 📱EBOOK or 📖PAPERBACK: Tiny Poems from the Pandemic: Poetry Co...
  • #64.5: Back with more ✨ a e s t h e t i c ✨ prompts
    05 Jan 2022 • < 1 min read
    Hey! It’s 2022! Happy new year!!!!!!!!!!! Here’s me, living the same old life but ready to experiment and be curious about new things. But, for prompts, we’re back to regular routine. That means, pret...
  • #63.5: Middle of the week because I got lost in three different things
    29 Dec 2021 • 1 min read
    Hey you! Are you resting? Because I’ve just emerged from consecutively watching three whole things (two shows and one movie): The Witcher (Fantasy, quick-paced and magical) Hellbound (Korean dystopian...
  • 📈 Need a little writer's boost?
    27 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read
    If there’s a beautiful piece you’ve poured your heart and soul into that didn’t quite get the views and reads you wanted this week, I’m here to help! Drop your link here! Drop your link here, and I’ll...
  • ☕ Milk Jello
    22 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read
    Milk Jello Amidst bustling voices cart ladies shouting the contents of dim sum carts I hear your voice, calling out for requests, for milk jello, dun lai, silky steamed milk pudding. 💜🧡This and othe...
  • #62: Rest, crocheting and cookies, here I come!
    19 Dec 2021 • 1 min read
    Hey you! I missed writing my little blurb to head up each newsletter, so here I am again. I think there’s something about tailoring and writing directly to you that’s so powerful with a newsletter. I ...
  • ☕ Yearning for Movement
    14 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read
    Yearning for Movement yearning for movement beyond these boundaries, hoping for a day when it is safe again — knowing that the past cannot be reprised. 💜🧡This and other tiny poems are now available ...
  • W61: Poetry Prompts & the fact that I finally watched Tiger King
    12 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read
    Another week has whizzed by and the snapshot of my week has been: What I’m Watching: Tiger King (there’s a new ??? season???) What I’m Reading: Anxious People What I’m Listening To: #YAPClassic: Build...
  • W60: Sometimes, I eat croutons as a snack
    05 Dec 2021 • 1 min read
    Welcome to Week 60 with poetry prompts! What I’m reading: Anxious People by Fredrik Backman What I’m watching: Tiger King*** What I’m listening to: Shirley Cards (99% Invisible) ((( What I’m eating: c...
  • ☕ Warm and Bitter Nostalgia
    05 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    Warm and Bitter Nostalgia The warmth of nostalgia for a terrible person lingering bitter, not sweet, ruining the rest of the story, like spilled coffee seeping through pages of memories. 💜🧡This and ...
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