Steve’s been gone for almost three and a half years now.
The thought comes out of the blue, in the middle of revising a scene in my manuscript. I’ve had other losses since Steve; my aunt in February, my mother in March after years of watching her suffer. It Continue reading How writing a novel healed my heart
Hooray!! BEARS WIN! BEARS WIN!
I am a football girl (a long-time, long-suffering but ever hopeful diehard Bears fan) who cheered last night’s win over the Jets on Monday Night Football. GO BEARS!
I am also a woman, a feminist even, horrified and disgusted by the Continue reading A football girl’s dilemma
Right now I am in the middle of the Twitter write-fest started by authors Valerie Cole and Jodi Meadows called #10KByLaborDay. I am having fun! In the middle of revise-hell (and make no mistake, revising is 80% pain & 20% joy) I am actually having fun.
Because I am in the midst of revising my sucky manuscript so that it Continue reading WRITERS RULE – #10kByLaborDay
Wow. I wanted my first post to be funny but events in Ferguson, MO dictate otherwise.
Michael Brown was killed by a police officer last Saturday evening. Continue reading Midwestern town under siege