Category Archives: Writing

Hello, Summer!

It’s been a fairly chilly spring in my neck of the woods and, if you know me at all, you know I’ve been loving it. It’s warming up in a hurry though and tomorrow, the a/c’s will be getting their … Continue reading

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Yikes! My Summer is Starting with a Bang!

I’ll be going in for more surgery this week. And then again in five weeks or so. Me, who hadn’t even seen a doctor in almost six years before being diagnosed with skin cancer in early February (So I Got a Phone Call … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Night & Day

During the past eleven or so years, living a vampiresque sort of life, I’ve missed seeing the sunrise. I’ve missed the limited winter daylight hours. And, if I’m being completely honest, I’ve missed living like a normal person. I’d convinced myself – … Continue reading

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New Writing Prompt & NaNoWriMo Update

I had to chuckle when I chose the photo I’d use for today’s post. “My Plan.” I make a lot of plans. From day-to-day and from year-to-year. Sometimes, those plans go off smooth as butter. Other time, I can almost … Continue reading

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Updates and Some News

So… I mentioned, a post or two ago, that I’d have some news some might love – but others would not. And I’ll get to that in a minute. First, the updates. The 2019 National Novel Writing Month kicks off … Continue reading

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Sweetheart Sunday 10/20/19

Keeping it super short today. I’ve actually found something that may be helping – as long as I avoid typing. So first, I’m going to share a song that kind of reminds me of Riley and Margo – the couple … Continue reading

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8 Years – and Counting

Wow. I was stunned to see a reminder that in two days, I’ll be celebrating the anniversary of my first blog. June 6, 2011. Eight years. How did that happen? In that time, I’ve published sixteen novels, three novellas, and … Continue reading

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Worldbuilding

It’s one word. Who knew? Not me. I just looked it up to see if I’d need a hyphen. Anyway… In literary circles, the term is generally used in relation to sci-fi, fantasy, and paranormal stories. But that doesn’t mean … Continue reading

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Gluten-Free … Again

Those of you who have been following me for a while might remember that I actually adjusted nicely to living a wheat-free/gluten-free life. It took some time but it finally happened. And then I got glutened – just before my … Continue reading

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Notebooks, Notebooks … Everywhere!

I have more notebooks than any ‘normal’ person needs or wants. No, I’m not a collector but I usually don’t remember to stick one in my purse to jot notes on, should the need arise. Unfortunately, that need arises on … Continue reading

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