Eight days in a row. Eight days in a row, Jaxon has come in and bought a cupcake. The first seven days I hid. I could see him at the crosswalk on the corner of Main and Second from where I stood at the cash register. He didn’t look both ways. He didn’t even wait … Continue reading Rocking Autum Excerpt | 99 Cent Sale |NEW Project!
*Whew* I've been trying to get to 30,000 words by the end of October so I can knock out the other 50,000 in November during NaNoWriMo. As of yesterday, I am at just over 16,000 - I did 3,000 just last night. This one has been going a little slower for me. The plot is … Continue reading NaNoWriMo Update *FB Giveaway*
I did NaNoWriMo for two years in a row (before my two year writing block took over) where I completed The Island and started another novel titled The Lost Boy. The Island got finished, The Lost Boy is something on the back burner for me as it doesn't fit my genre-however, I will finish it … Continue reading NaNoWriMo novel announcement!
Walla Walla, the town so nice they named it twice. It's my town. I wasn't born here, but the second I saw it, I knew it was home. Walla Walla has community spirit, and it was voted one of the friendliest cities AND one of the most charming small towns in America. It's no wonder … Continue reading What I Love About My Town Walla Walla (Day 5 Slow Down Plan)
I tend to be a bit of an impulsive person - maybe even a little forgetful. I've done my fair share of stupid things, even some downright ridiculous things. Here is a list of ten things I will never do again, and why. I'll never mix Red Bull and vodka ever again. My heart and … Continue reading A List of Things I’ll Never Do Again
Have you ever really sat back and thought about the things you want to do and accomplish in your life? Really take stock of all the adventures and goals you have and made them into a tangible list? The bucket list. There are all kinds of them. Summer bucket lists. Fall bucket lists. Before I … Continue reading 60 Before 60
Since I was a kid, I've had stories in my head. I realize that makes me sound a bit like a crazy person. The jury is still out on that one. My poor Barbies took the brunt of it. Most Barbie dolls probably went to prom or married Ken and had a bunch of little … Continue reading Inside the Mind of a Writer