Ten lessons I have learned in my first 50 years.
I was talking a good friend recently about the state of my writing life. She said something to me that resonated deeply. Start with the problem, she said. To be honest, she was referring to a lesson she has learned as an editor and in working with developing stories, but it works for me and my … Continue reading Start With the Problem
In a funny way, in the way things often go, the last post I wrote on April 8 was prescient. I wrote it after reading the book Present Over Perfect and shared some of the quotes pulled from the book. Like this one: if someone gave you a completely blank calendar and a bank account as full … Continue reading Where in the World am I?
I'm sure it says something about my make up that this is a difficult question for me to answer. I had to sit and think about it for a while...of course, the first thing that comes to mind is surviving the embarrassing moment I shared with you yesterday. Sometimes, there are many little successes in … Continue reading Daily Blog Challenge Day 7 – What has been your greatest success in life so far?
I am so glad January is over. I feel like I am coming out of the post-holiday/flu funk I have been in since my birthday, for the most part. Now I'm in the full bloom of my allergy season and feel like scratching my eyes out, but hey, at least it's not the flu. #alwayslookonthebrightside … Continue reading T.G.I.F. ~ Thank Goodness it’s February!
New Year's Greetings to you, my friends! I hope the first three days of 2018 have been good to you. I've been busy purging, researching, and getting caught up on stacks of reading material. It feels good to finally be coming out of the funk I have been in for many weeks. Even though I had … Continue reading Hello, 2018!