• Dec. 8th, 2012 Currents ~ 12.08.12

    Books: I’ve been reading all sorts of stuff. While on the cruise, I read Opening Moves by Steven James (excellent, as always), Trinity by Ronie Kendig (loved it), and The Mark of Athena by Rick Riordan (YA, fantasy, fun). Writing: I’ve enjoyed getting back into the writing groove. My main characters in my WIP (work in progress) won’t shut up. And they are getting quite cozy. Love it when that happens! [ read more ]

  • Dec. 6th, 2012 Keep Calm and Write On

    It’s the first Thursday of December, so I’m over at The Write Conversation today. Stop by for some tips to help you keep writing, even during this crazy time of year!

  • Dec. 4th, 2012 Joy in the Moment

    I’m a wife, mother, and writer. I’m a daughter, sister, and friend. I’m a reader, knitter, and scrapbooker. I’m a cook, maid, and seamstress. I’m an engineer, manager, and bookkeeper. With all that stuff going on, you’d think I’d be fulfilled. Nope. Not even close. More often than not, I feel anxious. Desperate. Inadequate.   [ read more ]

  • Nov. 27th, 2012 Don’t Forget to Slow Down

    I’m no Scrooge. Far from it. I’m a present shaking, Christmas music listening, holiday baking, 38-year-old wanna-be elf. But even my twinkle light loving self has to admit that a part of me looks at the December calendar with more dread than delight. There’s just so much to do! And so little of me to do [ read more ]

  • Nov. 21st, 2012 Busy…Very Busy

    You may have noticed that the blog has been a little quiet for the past couple of weeks. I am sorry about that, but I’ve been busy. First, it was the stomach bug that attacked every member of my family. I’ll spare you the gory details. But we recovered. I did laundry for a week. And [ read more ]