Reflections on the First Day of NaNoWriMo 2014

NaNoWriMo (AKA What the heck was I thinking) started November 1. I’ve signed up for the craziness before, but never really gave it my best shot. But this year is different. Not only do I have a different mind-set about, I have a story I like, and it just feels different. So of course the few… Continue reading Reflections on the First Day of NaNoWriMo 2014

One Small Step

Big deep breath… I took a huge (for me) step this morning. I ordered business cards.  Gulp. They’re very simple-nothing but my name and contact information. But it’s a step in presenting myself as a professional writer, as someone serious about reaching for her dreams with concrete actions. Gulp. What was the first significant action you… Continue reading One Small Step

The Great Writing Cave Clean-Up of June 2012

After months of thinking about cleaning up my writing cave, I finally took action this weekend. Here are some before pictures: As you can see, I barely had room to walk to my desk! Clutter everywhere-it made me crazy!       What a difference a day and a half make. Now I feel much… Continue reading The Great Writing Cave Clean-Up of June 2012


In spite of the to do list notification set on my phone, I forgot to post this week. 😦 So that means I won’t get three posts this week-unless we count Sunday. 🙂 Getting the itch to write again since finishing the draft of my story in January. Although I’m not sure that I have… Continue reading Oops!