I sometimes forget that this isn't a rush and I get into a hurry. Yesterday was such a day. It's hard to want to be at a certain destination and have the kids in the back seat yammering, "Are we there yet?" Add a nagging critical voice and it just becomes unbearable. Anything to get … Continue reading Stopping the noise, maybe
I wanted to write about the planning I'd been doing on Friday, but that seems to not be happening today. When I looked at the notes I took, the ones I'd spent all afternoon writing, it all felt so blasé. I sat there staring at some of my notes wondering why I had taken them. … Continue reading Blasé planning and bite-sized segments
Today has been strange. It must be Tuesday. I woke up early and decided to get up to write. But I didn't. I sat in bed and did some sketching for about half an hour. Then I got up, dressed, fed the pets, then went to write. I certainly didn't get started any earlier than … Continue reading Can I get going early?
The scratches Temmy left on my arm yesterday must have traumatized my body more than I thought. Early in the morning, I dreamt that I was outside with a couple people -- I don't remember their faces or who they were. I was carrying an animal. In the dream, I knew what the animal was, … Continue reading Reap what you sow – so they say
I'm hoping this week to finish up with the second book in my super secret trilogy. Okay, so it's not super secret, but yes, I am still keeping it under wraps for the moment. I figure I have 2-3 more chapters to write. Then I'm onto book 3. Even though I've had a couple of … Continue reading Nearing the completion of book 2
I feel like I've been working on a lot of writing projects during late summer and early fall, but for a while it felt like nothing was actually getting done. I felt a bit stuck. But lately, I've been like a mad woman possessed and things are finally starting to break loose. I finished and … Continue reading Breaking loose
Here we are, halfway through the first month of the last quarter of 2018. I can't believe this year is rapidly coming to an end. I was looking at my projects this weekend. I don't think I'll have any more publications this year, but there will be several novels released in 2019. I currently am … Continue reading Progress – October 15, 2018