Topics related to the writing life: family, health, and challenges that come along with being a writer.

Summer Is Over

Summer is over. This might be a sad time for teachers, but for parents-especially those working from home-there are no sweeter words. My daughter started kindergarten this week, bringing in a new era. My baby is officially a student. I admit it. I cried a little. My son is clearly NOT thrilled that summer is [...]

By | 2017-12-08T12:05:10+00:00 August 25th, 2017|Categories: Writing Life, My Life|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

2017 Goals Update

The middle of the year is almost here. Is it just me or is 2017 zooming by? In January, I shared my goals for the new year, grouping together my author goals and my business goals. My goals yanked me from my comfort zone, but so far it's been an adventure. I'm a huge believer in accountability, and why I'm sharing this update. Publish Deadly [...]

By | 2017-05-26T11:05:55+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Writing Life|Tags: , , |0 Comments

8 Ways To Prepare For CampNanoWriMo

CampNanoWriMo starts April 1st. Those words don't have to induce a panic attack. At least not one that lasts forever. Today I'm sharing 8 tips to help you prepare and ready to dive in. 1. DECIDE WHAT TO WRITE The choice maybe difficult depending on what stories you’ve got on the burner. However if you’re struggling, consider choosing [...]

By | 2017-05-09T05:32:54+00:00 April 1st, 2017|Categories: Writing Life|0 Comments

My 2017 Goals And A Recap Of 2016

2017 is here! Where did the year go? Guess what time it is? Time to give a recap of 2016 and set goals for 2017! I love this time of the year! I like to reflect on the year before, and identify my goals for the new year. I find reviewing my goals, celebrating my achievements, and assessing the [...]

By | 2017-05-23T09:39:20+00:00 January 9th, 2017|Categories: Writing Life, My Life|Tags: , , |0 Comments