A Writer’s Field Notes ~ Summer 2017

So, uh, yeah, it’s mid-July, and I haven’t been anywhere near social media for about a couple of months. Life took a 180-degree turn, went through a portal to an alternate Universe, and landed me in some kind of teenager-ruled realm (which is just a polite way of saying Horror Show) at the end of May. That which…

Reflection ~ 2016

To cap off my blogging for 2016, I had this crazy fun idea to look back on my posts and write a poem embodying what I’ve blogged—but also, what I haven’t blogged, the stuff I kept to myself, another symptom of my blogger vs author syndrome. Not everything I feel, think, or experience is posted…

Gifts for Writers

Admit it, Writers. All you really want for this gift-giving season is time to write. (Well, peace on Earth and goodwill toward men is also on our list, but if we’re talking about a personal gift, TIME is number-one.)   But few people think that TIME is a good gift. Maybe because it’s not tangible and you can’t…