Hello everyone. It's been a long time since I've written, well...anything really, but especially a blog post. I've got a ton of excuses handy but none of them compare to the truth of the matter which is that we've decided to homeschool. Some may call it crazy (especially with a baby due in four short … Continue reading New year, new path
I don't know about you, but for me, this Christmas season has been a whirlwind. Which is ironic because I'm currently eight months pregnant and swear the minutes until our due date are passing slower than honey coming out of a jar. It feels like I've been pregnant with this baby for years, my brain … Continue reading Merry Christmas
It's really amazing...the things that happen to us when we become parents, the choices and changes we undertake. When I was childless I remember vehemently swearing that I would never do so many things that are now almost a staple to my parenting; from what they eat to what we clean with. When you become … Continue reading Seeking Guidance
I use to always think that once I became a published author, that little nagging voice inside my head would be quieted. You know the voice. It calls to you in moments of quiet, when you least see it coming, often in those moments between letting go of this world and slipping into the world … Continue reading Proclaiming Freedom.
I saw something interesting online the other day. It was a list of interview questions for authors to ask their characters so they could get a better grasp on them, or a few that you answered about your character. I love that idea. I had never heard of it before and my interest was instantly … Continue reading Interview with A Character (Graydon)
As I'm writing this I'm waiting to hear word back on a family member who may or may not make it. I won't get into specifics, but this person is someone who I have admired and loved my whole life. This person is someone who is a rock to me, someone who has always lived … Continue reading Love And Grief
Recently, a dear sweet writer friend tagged me in a Facebook challenge. I'm normally not one to pass those on or participate if I'm being totally honest. Chances are, if you send something like tag X amount or share with X people it will probably die right there. I'm weird about that, and that's kind … Continue reading My Top 10 Most Influential Books