It comes and goes every year and I always forget to celebrate. I’m not even sure if I should. I… Read more 8 Years and counting
https://www.stltoday.com/opinion/columnists/jessica-marie-baumgartner-a-blues-community/article_61d583ec-5cd4-590a-95c5-8aa997bac7c3.html I’m supposed to be on writing hiatus… I know, I know But after the Blues won the Stanley Cup… Read more I’m in the St. Louis Post Dispatch!
I’m up for 2 awards and you can help me win: https://www.bardsandsages.com/literary_offerings/readers_choice_awards My story Gold Bands is eligible for best… Read more Vote for me!
https://bardsandsages.com/efestivalofwords/2018/07/26/character-versus-caricature-creating-believable-characters-in-fiction/ In addition to my workshop on writing with dyslexia, I will be part of a character development panel. Writing… Read more Send us Your Questions
This week was packed with plenty of explosions. Even in areas where shooting off fireworks is illegal, there were (and… Read more Operation Free Books
I always enjoy sharing success. There is something about the writing community that I haven’t found anywhere else. It’s a… Read more Nominations Galore
I can’t believe I have to address this again. This seems to be the sentiment from many people in my… Read more This is my City
Coming home is always eye opening. Leaving is important. You need to get out and adventure if you’re a writer… Read more Back
Writing is unlike any art form I’ve ever played with. Instead of always being a competition, a giant ME! ME!… Read more It’s all Connected
My feet are still throbbing, my thumbs keep popping, and my brain is about to explode with ideas! All part-in-part… Read more 2 Days of Book signing and only a little rain (depending on what you consider little haha)