Remember that plan?

Remember that plan?

Yep, the New Year has started off with a bang — including a reminder that real life can and will strike when you least expect it. That’s why there was no blog post yesterday. I won’t bore you with the details. Just know Mama Bear was out in full force and, thankfully, everyone is all right.  Basically, work didn’t happen yesterday. There was too much distraction and too many things that had […]

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Wow! What just happened?

This week has been odd, to say the least. Real life impacted writer life and writer life impacted social life. Quit laughing. I do have a social life — sort of. Add in a migraine, deadlines that have been blown in the real life sector and, well, you get an idea of what the week has been like. So imagine my surprise when I sat down this morning and realized how much […]

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Snip, clip and pic

Apologies for the silence this past week but I’ve been up to my eyes in remodeling chores around the house. There has been patching of walls — especially the one place in the hallway that BratCat decided was his place to try to dig through the drywall. The only thing was, this spot was about 3 1/2 feet off the ground. So, he would jump, claw and rip. At least he has […]

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Life interferes but you have to find a way around

Earlier I blogged about how expectations and goals sometimes run afoul of real life. Unfortunately, that does happen to all of us and it doesn’t matter what our profession is. No matter what is happening at home, you have to find a way to push through. There are bills to pay and commitments to fulfill. But that doesn’t make it any easier and, honestly, sometimes you simply can’t see how you will […]

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