Will One School Concert Really Ruin Your Week? {A Challenge to all Parents}

While ours didn't offer the option to leave early, I most certainly would have if given the ...more

Will One School Concert Really Ruin Your Week? {A Challenge to all Parents}

Last week my younger two were part of their school Christmas Concert....more

Just An Update...

Gee whiz, has it been quiet around here! November was a swirling vortex of inspirational chaos as I tackled NaNoWriMo, fought sickness, wrote, showed up for my day job, wrote, spent a night at The Fanciest Hotel In The World {at least in my own puny experience}, wrote, kept three other humans alive, and WROTE. By November 28th I had written 50,405 words....more

Oh Deer

I'm driving....more

The Evolution of a Writer's Room Part Five {it's the little things}

{go to Part One - Space & Paint}{go to Part Two - Furniture} {go to Part Three - Soft Things}{go to Part Four - Walls & Things} My home is not a home of pretty doors - it is a home of functional, cheap doors, most of which are hollow core {hollow bore if you ask me!}.The door to my writing is is no exception....more

Five Reasons a Writer's Group Isn't Scary

The invitation came from an english teacher in town. The mother of a girl I grew up with....more

The Evolution of a Writer's Room {Part Four - Walls & Things}

{go to Part One - Space & Paint}{go to Part Two - Furniture} {go to Part Three - Soft Things} A room is four walls....more

In Which I Discover a Portal to Western Canada & Narrowly Escape Death at the Hand of an Axe Murderer

Everyone forgets how to drive that first bad day of bad weather....more

The Evolution of a Writer's Room {Part Three - Soft Things}

{go to Part One - Space & Paint}{go to Part Two - Furniture} You can fill a room with all kinds of beauty but if all of it is hard how can you relax? Incorporating softness was a really important component to creating a comfortable, inviting, and inspiring room. 1. Area rug ....more

Being Extraordinary

{edited from the archives}...more