Hello. I'm back but only for a minute or two. You see, I sprained my stupid wrist. At work. Picking up a book. I've had some pain and stuff. Now, I feel like I'm back to full typing speed. Sadly, I'm tapping out for a bit because I was accepted to a residency!! My first … Continue reading What’s Been Up…
Let’s Talk About Ghosts, Man.
I’ve had an idea for a ghost story in my head for a year or so now. Then, I sprained my wrist and became a hunt and peck typist., of which I am not. Thus, it became hard to type forever. But, let’s talk about ghosts, man. Podcasts can be a great resource to find … Continue reading Let’s Talk About Ghosts, Man.
Everything About You Matters
Affirmations are everywhere in this Pandemic. Everyone talks about self care and self love, but let’s talk about you and me. Recently, I signed up for a workshop. I get work back from the workshop and it was a critique and then, they wanted money for me to attend the workshop. Now I know my … Continue reading Everything About You Matters
The Time Has Come Today
I made it through another Nanowrimo. What they need is a category for people who start one project and end up working on something else. I did that. I started writing my super planned out novel but I wasn’t feeling it. I felt like I was overdoing everything. I went with a side project I’d … Continue reading The Time Has Come Today
Critiques without Tears (part 2)
(being published earlier than normal-by popular request!!) Then, it happened... I joined not one but THREE different critique groups. Oh, my disease to be liked and to please overcame any rational thought. I tried to do the run around and help everyone because I was getting what I wanted, what I thought I needed-FEEDBACK! People … Continue reading Critiques without Tears (part 2)
Who Are You Writing For?
I was listening to a podcast and one of the mini assignments was to ask yourself, "Who are you writing for?" I sat for awhile. I've been thinking about it and came up with generic answers like- everyone or myself or people like me or people that like books and lastly, my kids. Do I … Continue reading Who Are You Writing For?
Why I Write
My sister told me to write the story I want to read. Whenever I'm stuck or simply not feeling it. I always hear those words in the back of my head. Even after spending hours on Pinterest looking at other Writer's Boards or reading old stories I've started and never finished, it all comes down … Continue reading Why I Write