NaNoWriMo Writing

Fairies Don’t Write Novels…

One of the things I like about being a member of the NaNoWriMo site is the Pep Talk emails from published authors. One of my favorite authors, Diana Gabaldon (the Outlander series & Lord John Grey series), wrote one a few weeks ago. Today we received one from Stephanie Perkins, author of Anna and the French […]

Poetry Writing

Deep Thoughts Inspired by Rumi

“There is a life-force within your soul, seek that life.    There is a gem in the mountain of your body, seek that mine.    O traveler, if you are in search of That    Don’t look outside, look inside yourself and seek That.    This aloneness is worth more than a thousand lives.    […]

Holidays Writing

Almost That Time of Year

Hey y’all. Hope everyone had a great summer. It’s coming to a close for us here in DFW. We’ll still have some very warm days but the leaves on my trees are beginning to change into their fall splendour. I’ve already had to rake up one large pile of leaves in my backyard. School started […]

The GWSF Writing

Killing Two Birds With One Story

Come one, come all! Join us at The GWSF (The Game of Wonderful, Sparkly Fun)! For writers of ALL levels! Be inspired, get creative, learn how to write to a specific audience (because, you know, letters target specific people). But most importantly HAVE FUN! Here’s my letter for today! Diane,    “There is no person […]

#BeReal Blog Writing

It’s My First Video Blog!!!!

Yep, that’s right. My first attempt at vlogging. Some notes about this video: 1. I was nervous-excuse the um’s and moments where I stumble over my tongue. 2. My brain works on warp speed sometimes and it takes awhile for my mouth to catch up-sometimes my brain stops mid-tracks and I have to think about […]

Writing

The Adventures of the Blonde Princes

So, I thought I’d share a little something I wrote a very long time ago for a family newsletter. It was something light and fun and I still giggle when I read it because it brings back soooo many memories. I hope it makes you smile today. 🙂   The Adventures of the Blonde Princes […]