Things Learned from a Month of Perceived Insanity

So here it is twenty-three days in to National Novel Writing Month and The End is in sight. Literally. The idea of writing a novel in a month is a little crazy town but so worth it. Not only will I have accomplished a goal and have the skeletons of a novel by the end … Continue reading Things Learned from a Month of Perceived Insanity

Asking for Directions

My scenery has changed this week. As I look out the windows, I see trees and cedars and I hear the waves crashing on the beach just beyond the front door. You can see the lake from the big front window. It’s a week to unwind, rejuvenate, and create. It’s a week I have begun … Continue reading Asking for Directions

Three Years Later…

Cinder458: Your blogaversary is coming up, right? (From Cinder & Ella by Kelly Oram) I was reminded today by my host site, it’s been three years today that I began blogging here. It made me think of the line above from a novel I recently read. “Blogaversary.” Three years can seem like a long time … Continue reading Three Years Later…

BRAVE: What I Learned from Failing

"The truth is that falling hurts.  The dare is to keep being brave and feel your way back up."  Brene Brown, Rising Strong It might be the fact that I’m in my forties. Or maybe it’s dealing with the lies I have believed for so long and finally giving them the heave ho. Perhaps it’s … Continue reading BRAVE: What I Learned from Failing