Deadlines… Daily Word Counts… and Doses of Reality…

Yesterday, this was almost accurate. Looming deadlines… frustrations… and lack of sleep was NOT my friend. Several things that happened last year put me way… way… way behind schedule – which has affected every project since and had me on edge for awhile now. It also means that the last 10 months have been a mad … More Deadlines… Daily Word Counts… and Doses of Reality…

The irony of writing in a house filled with people

I have to laugh about this… I mean, I really just have to laugh about it… because if I don’t laugh, then I might start crying and then I’ll never get anything done. First, a bit of back-story: We moved last April/May. Since then, it has been a juggling act between unpacking, remodeling, rushing off … More The irony of writing in a house filled with people

12 Christmas gift ideas for the writer in your life.

If you are anything like me, buying Christmas gifts can be a daunting task. You have to know what everyone wants. You have to keep track of colors, sizes, allergies, etc… It’s almost enough to suck the Christmas spirit right out of a person. OK… maybe that’s going a bit too far, but, it’s definitely … More 12 Christmas gift ideas for the writer in your life.

Did you catch the REAL message in Dreamworks newest movie: HOME?

OK… I am NOT the only one who LOVED this movie – when most of the critics (for some insane reason) did not… I made the MEME above but there are plenty of others out there… for example: In case you haven’t seen the critical reviews… or looked at rotten tomatoes, let me just sum … More Did you catch the REAL message in Dreamworks newest movie: HOME?

What really frightens me… is that this was nearly twenty years ago.

WARNING! The following video contains shocking and upsetting statements – at least… it should upset you to think about people who pretend it’s OK to do such atrocious things! I read a post earlier today about a Pulitzer winning photo that has changed how the author looks at everything and I was reminded of this show I used to watch; … More What really frightens me… is that this was nearly twenty years ago.