Category Archives: How’s and why’s of writing

I Can Be Me Again

I feel a little lighter today. I just ended the first freelance writing job I had. I only did it for a couple of months, but it was a good experience. I learned a lot from it. First of all … Continue reading

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I’ve Got Nothing

My post will be short tonight, as I cannot think of a single thing to write about. I’ve sat here contemplating it for awhile, and I’ve got nothing. Some days coming up with something is a piece of cake. The … Continue reading

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Lost Time

The other day, my 8 year old son said something that was heartbreaking and sad, but at the same time so sweet and poetic. We were driving down the road, on the way home from school and he told me … Continue reading

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Time, Where Are You?

Here’s my newest writing challenge — the fact that I have been doing freelance work has gotten in the way of being able to work on my own writing projects, all of the stories I’ve started or thought up, the … Continue reading

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The Ride

You’ve submitted a story, a poem, an idea to someone, somewhere. Maybe it’s for a contest. Maybe it’s simply for a chance at publication. Maybe it’s a query for a book that you have written. Days go by. Weeks go … Continue reading

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Challenges

I just have a short post for today. I’m wondering what other people find to be their biggest challenge with writing, or any goal or dream they are trying to pursue. So, what is your biggest obstacle? Is it a … Continue reading

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Life Changing

The topic idea sent out today from The Daily Post at WordPress.com (which they got from Plinky.com) was to name a book that changed your life. Well, I’ve made it pretty clear that Outlander (the whole series) by Diana Gabaldon … Continue reading

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The Power Of Detail

Have you ever read a book that made you live life in more detail? That may sound a little odd, so I’ll try to explain what I mean. My most treasured and favorite books of all time are written so … Continue reading

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A New Place To Write

The cable company didn’t come. I was so excited to get the internet and TV back yesterday after almost 2 weeks, and they made a mistake and didn’t come. I don’t know when they will, although they claim we are … Continue reading

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Don’t Make Things So Hard

I am still without TV or internet. But, the cable company is coming on Thursday! Hooray! When I made the appointment though, I was told I could call back to see if there were any cancellations, and if there were, … Continue reading

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