Things That Bring Me Joy, Part 1

Things That Bring Me Joy, Part 1

When I was growing up, my grandma and I would visit yard sales and flea markets and the like and she built up this collection of crystal and glass goblets. Most of them have fancy names. There's a book that you can find the designs and year and maker, etc... This is...

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Rituals, Habits, and Getting the Words Down

Rituals, Habits, and Getting the Words Down

I think we all have them. Even those who don't think so, I believe all writers have them. I do. I've had several over the years that worked well for me and that at the time, I wasn't aware of their significance. It was only after a certain point that I realized, hey,...

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Happy 2020!

Happy 2020!

Today is the first time I've had my computer on in about a week or so. I took a break from it. I've been working on getting the rest of my home office set to rights, figuring out my writing and business plans for the new year, watching some college bowl games,...

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I Didn’t Win NaNoWriMo, But…

I Didn’t Win NaNoWriMo, But…

...I did write throughout the month of November. And for the first time in all the years I've been doing NaNoWriMo, I am not beating myself up for not winning. I am not talking bad about myself to myself for not reaching 50,000 words. I started 3 different stories in...

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Well, Bless Your Heart

Well, Bless Your Heart

I love those words. But it makes sense, doesn't it? I love them because I'm a Southern girl. Southern woman. I was born in the South and will likely die in the South... Unless, of course, I find out I'm a long lost relative of a Duke in England somewhere and I've been...

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Slow Write

Slow Write

As I was thinking about what to title this post, the song Slow Ride by Foghat kept popping into my head for some reason, but the words kind of sounded the same and so, Slow Write became the title. The song starts out... Slow Ride, Take It Easy... And that's the...

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Happy National Novel Writing Month!

Happy National Novel Writing Month!

Please hold me!!! Nah... I've got this. Maybe. I've never won NaNoWriMo. I've never even come close. I usually give up and try to figure something else out and then get lost in baking and cooking for Thanksgiving and never look back, only come December to feel like a...

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Sometimes Those Who Wander…

Sometimes Those Who Wander…

...Really Are Freakin' Lost! I was laying in bed this morning. It was warm and I didn't want to get up yet so I broke my own rule and opened up Candy Crush. I usually don't do that. I've been trying to revamp my mornings and help my brain function a little more clear...

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Hi! I miss you…

Hi! I miss you…

It's been a minute, yeah? More like thousands of minutes. It's hard to write bogs or social media posts and think or believe or whatever that no one is reading them. Hell, it's hard to write books and think or believe or whatever that no one will buy them, but that's...

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