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It’s nice to revisit old things. I like to re-read Jane Eyre, Wild Ink, Matilda; books I love, shows I… Read more What is expected?
I wrote an essay on parenting and went back to realize that it worked with writing too. If I change… Read more Raising Stories
I’m always writing. The mind doesn’t stop just because your body needs to slow down. My new baby boy is… Read more Back At It
Juggling reading, writing, editing, submitting, promotions, and event times is one of my favorite circus acts. I love playing the… Read more Moving Day
If any of you haven’t noticed this blog is now an official website. There are some added features, mainly my… Read more Hooray for websites!
Being that I finished two novels, a novella, two children’s books, and a number or short stories this year I… Read more Anything Under 1,000 Words
I had one hell of an English Comp teacher in college who was not just out to teach us writing… Read more Support System