Holiday Recovery Time

The holidays are always a super-crazy time of activities revolved around family, shopping, eating, drinking, more eating, more drinking, more shopping. In fact, I don’t recall having any alone time (including time to write) during the last two weeks of 2013. Obviously, spending time with family is key, but at some point, a writer needs…

Looking forward to 2014

Looking forward to 2014

Well, the New Year has officially arrived and I am more than happy to put 2013 behind me. 2013 was a very difficult year for me, due to the loss of my mother, but I suppose it didn’t totally suck: I made the transition to being a full-time writer and I attended two wonderful conventions:…

Welcome to my new website

If you’ve read any of the posts here on my website, you’ll be like wait, what? This isn’t new! I’ve read some of this before. That’s probably because I integrated my travel journal into this site, as well, because I wanted all of my journal/blog to be in one place. It just makes more sense, right?

Lions and tigers and bare, oh my!

That’s a line from the play we’re doing “And Then There Was Nun.” Rehearsals are coming along nicely. We’ve upped them to three times a week, so my free time has gone completely bye-bye. And when I have free time, I have to run errands or get groceries and when I have free time from…

Upon things like aliens and cats…

So now while my friends and advance review copy folks are reading my novel, I merely wait. My cousin has been very good about getting me edits as soon as he finds them and it’s mostly (fortunately) little stuff: typos, grammar issues and the occasional mis-placed punctuation. So far, so good, right? Meanwhile, I saw¬†Prometheus¬†(absolutely…