What's my favorite part about writing? FLOW.

I'll keep this short and sweet, since I'm doing NaNoWriMo this month as well -- overextend much, Erin?My favorite part about writing is getting into flow state. What's flow?Psychology Today posits that:...more

Garage Wail

My garage lurks behind the house at the end of a long driveway. Square, blue, surrounded by viciously thorned raspberry bushes, it’s been a looming presence in more way than one since I combined households with my husband. He’s a divorced father, and I moved into the house he shared with his previous wife and his son....more

My Favorite Author — You Don’t Have A Snowball’s Chance Of Making the List If. . .

Yesterday, I wrote about how impossible it is for me to pick a favorite book. Today's prompt is "My Favorite Author." Again, a Herculean task. I don't have a favorite author; I have favorites, but that list would require a .pdf file and be an extremely boring list of "Why Erin Likes Blahdy Who and YaddaX." SNORE. Instead, I present -- ...more
Thanks, Victoria! I feel down and went boom on the daily blogging, but I'm trying to get back on ...more

Google+: Handy Tips for Newbies

Jumping on the Google+ Bandwagon There's a lot of people out there trying Google+ in the last week or two; I'm one of them, because I really want to see how G+ differs from and will possibly supersede Facebook (at least that's the buzz humming around it.) There's  lot of people migrating to it, and many people are hoping that it will start gaining popularity and phase out Facebook.Google reports that over 10 million people have signed up for Google + so far.So far, I like G+ better than Facebook. ...more