Books Books Books! We love books! Ok. I love books. I don’t read nearly enough because I get distracted by my hubby, our dog, the internet, TV, family, the weather (I planted seeds yesterday!!)… it doesn’t matter what distracts me, it just does. I’m going to try to get back to all the books I have […]Read More Thankful Thursday: Lily Rivers
Today, I am thankful for my dear friend, and author, Libby Heart. This week she gave me an amazing idea on how to publishing one of my books. I wrote 50,000 for NaNoWriMo in 2013. I have this amazing story, but I haven’t done anything with it yet. This week, I randomly emailed her a […]Read More Thankful Thursday: Publishing Ideas
I am thankful for everyone who has supported me through my toughest times and through my happiest times and everything in between. You helped my world to keep going in the right direction instead of simply stopping on its axis. This may not sound like a thankful post, but I’m getting there… hang with me…it will […]Read More Thankful Thursday: My supporters
Begins today! For some it began at 12:00:01 local time. For me, it started about 45 minutes ago when I woke up and realized, it is November First! Yes! The rain is tinkling on the patio cover. The husband is asleep in bed. The dog is snuggled up next to me on the couch. […]Read More National Novel Writing Month #nanowrimo
Adapted from a speech I recently gave in Toastmasters. Speech 8 from the Competent Communicator Manual focuses on Getting Comfortable with Visual Aids. The Objectives of this speech are: to select visual aids that are appropriate for your message and the audience. ~~~~ Scrapbooking brings me peace and joy. A sense of calm comes over […]Read More Thankful Thursday: Touching Memories
I believe everything happens for a reason. I do not practice an organized religion. I do not go to church. I wasn’t raised in a religious household… But I do believe everything happens for a reason. Yes, even the shitty things. I don’t think we (and I mean I and maybe you in ‘we’) understand […]Read More Thankful Thursday: What do you believe?
This is where I intend to keep the progress of my writing for the month of January as a reminder I made the resolution to write this year. Date Actual Word Count Planned Words Per Day Notes about today’s word count 1/1 261 968 1/2 1140 1936 1/3 1630 2904 1/4 1630 3872 1/5 2263 […]Read More Write 30,000 words in January
Thanks to The Books of Jobe Blog for his post on My Writing Resolutions for 2014, I now have some of my own. I have some personal, non-writing related resolutions that I may mention in the future, but right now we’re discussing My Writing Resolutions for 2014. =) 1. Write 30,000 words a month while my […]Read More 2014 Writing Resolutions