The week of October 23rd, I’ll be participating in some fun promotional stuff through my publisher, Evernight Publishing. Here’s where you can find me and how you can win some … Continue Reading Upcoming Fun and Prizes!
Did you miss me? I had a lovely weekend hanging out with old friends and seeing U2 in concert. Before I dive back into talking about writing this week on … Continue Reading I’m Back!
Today I’m taking a break from talking about writing to share a very important topic: the cat loaf. My cat loafs a lot. By that I don’t mean she loafs … Continue Reading Cat Loaf 101
So, the Blogging From A to Z Challenge is OVER for another year! This was my third year and it’s always exciting leading up to it, and fun starting off, … Continue Reading Hello There!
I was trying to come up with a topic for today’s post, and as I sometimes do, I asked my cat what I should write about. As she always does … Continue Reading Our Favorite Toys
Six years ago today, a friend of mine named Chris passed away. We met when I started working at my very first serving gig in a restaurant that doesn’t exist … Continue Reading A Memorial To A Friend
I put my Christmas tree up yesterday. A lot of people I know decorate on or directly after Thanksgiving, but I always wait until December begins because I don’t want … Continue Reading The Christmas Spirit Is Here!
Next weekend I’m going to Chicago with my best friend! We always seem to end up going there at least once a year. It’s only a six hour drive from … Continue Reading Going to Chi-Town!
Yesterday was the first day of autumn here in the northern hemisphere. Anyone who knows me, knows I’m a FALL FANATIC. Leaves! Pumpkins! Candles! My house is already decorated and … Continue Reading Happy Fall!
The apartment complex where I live consists of several buildings. I live in one of the buildings closest to the street, and because of the apartment I live in, I … Continue Reading A Unique View
The other day I was sitting on the couch and looked down, and noticed my cat matches my rug. I was so amused, I had to take a picture. I … Continue Reading Organizing A Story
My fuzzy muse is very spoiled, as you can see… My fuzzy muse is a nine year old tortoiseshell named Francis. She’s a she, though many people mistake her for … Continue Reading My Fuzzy Muse
As I announced on Friday, I had a novella accepted for publication with Siren Bookstrand. Great news! However, when you have something new being published, there comes that inevitable form … Continue Reading A Cover Is Worth A Thousand Words
In June, I’ll be taking a vacation to New Orleans. Just a few days in the French Quarter, but I’m super excited about it. I’ve been to New Orleans once … Continue Reading Back to New Orleans
The lovely covers for my Siren Song series were created by awesome cover/media artist Fiona Jayde. She works with my publisher and they enlisted her for the job, which made … Continue Reading When your cover artist ‘gets’ it
I know, I know, I’m two days early. But for those of you who will be too busy with your sweetie this weekend to check blog posts (and I’ll be … Continue Reading Happy (early) Valentine’s Day!
I’m stepping away from the subject of writing for this post today because we’ve had a terrible week for celebrity deaths. We lost David Bowie and Alan Rickman, both aged … Continue Reading We lost some good ones already this year.
With 2015 drawing to a close, I wanted to recap my year and count my blessings. I had a lot of highs and lows this year, but overall it was … Continue Reading End of the year reflections
I thought I’d have some fun here on the blog today and get to know my followers a little better in the process. Do you have pets? Any kind of … Continue Reading Show me your pets!
Last week I made a post about how darn broke I am. When you’re broke, you learn how to make do and find clever ways to be resourceful. That being … Continue Reading Swag on the cheap!