Part of being a writer is putting life under a microscope. But life itself is often questioned in politics, science,… Read more What is Life? (Looking at all sides)
“I started a book once…” Anyone can start something, but finishing it is another story. I am in the thick… Read more Get the Job Done
https://buddylitzine.com/issues/issue-5/jessica-marie-baumgartner/ The best memories make the most entertaining stories. Last summer one of the funniest people I ever met died.… Read more Cut From The Same Cloth
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 learned a long time ago that there is only so much you can control. As much as I want… Read more Let’s Talk (for REAL)
Winnie-the-Pooh days are always nice.
Writers are often portrayed as cranky old men. I never fit the bill. I never will. For years I wrote… Read more It’s Never too Early/It’s Never too Late
https://www.amazon.com/Golden-Rule-Jessica-Marie-Baumgartner/dp/1943755256 It’s paperback time! My critically acclaimed, award-winning children’s book (I’ve always wanted to say that with gusto) is now… Read more More (Kind of)