Ranting Thought, Writing Journey

Vulnerability in Art

I wrote this right before I published STUMBLING, and apparently decided not to post it. I have changed my mind on that. At least it might give you a smile. It did me, though it still holds true. My third book will release in a few days so there's a panic thing going on at… Continue reading Vulnerability in Art

Ranting Thought

Fine, Then I Won’t

New Year, Day One, Big changes… Or not. Or, at least not yet... I've gotten (back) into the habit of sleeping in until 10 or 11 am wake-up. Somewhere along the way (I can't remember ExAcTlY why at this exact moment. Probably something I heard someone say so naturally I had to enact it as… Continue reading Fine, Then I Won’t

The Fool's Path, Writing Journey

Instagram Challenge

Hmm... I guess my pledge to blog a little more daily went right out the other ear... But, here I am with more recaps from Instagram! As well as an update on Book Two of my Fool's Path series! Falling Forward Release... ...is now Thursday the 20th, rather than (instead of?) December 25th. That's ThIs… Continue reading Instagram Challenge

Writing Journey

The Author’s Mixed Bag

Just a quick stop to comment on the -irony? hilarity? oddity? - that is "research" for fiction authors. Today, I found myself with a tab labeled "Top 25 most beautiful yellow flowers" and another "interrogation techniques." Oh- the webs we spin and rabbit holes we uncover...  (I also have a tab open: "mixed bag" because… Continue reading The Author’s Mixed Bag

Writing Journey

The End of the Beginning

The End of the Beginning When my editor finished highlighting the oversights I'd missed in Book One, I found myself renewed in my task of telling this story in its best possible way. So, I set to refining those last details of my piece. It was the first time I really felt like an artist.… Continue reading The End of the Beginning