The Writer’s Plight: A Little Perspective

I’ve been having myself a little pity party this week. With a word goal of 10,000 by Sunday (it’s Thursday and I’m not quite half way there), there have been many challenges. A husband who’s busy opening a new show at the theater and not around to help much. A busy week at my full-time dayContinue reading “The Writer’s Plight: A Little Perspective”

When There Aren’t Words…

Words should come easy to me. I’m a writer. But this week, I’m saving all my words for a big writing session needed for my manuscript. So, if you’ll be so gracious as to give me a “pass” this week, I’d sure appreciate it. Instead, I’m borrowing some encouraging, funny, and inspirational words of others…IContinue reading “When There Aren’t Words…”

Book Writing: It Takes a Village

Hello, lovely people. I hope everyone is having a fantastic week so far. Something just happened this morning that sparked the idea for this post. A co-worker and friend brought me a homemade frozen lasagna. This kind words accompanied his gesture: “For a night you need a little extra writing time.”

Inspiration: Pretty Things

I’m in a season of collecting. Often, when writing words down on paper (screen) is easier said than done, I turn to swooping up bundles of inspiration in my wide open arms. I’ve been noting interesting people…oh, I bet she’s got an interesting story. I’m categorizing the changing landscape of spring, pinning images of the BlueContinue reading “Inspiration: Pretty Things”