Instead of a traditional New Year’s resolution, this year I decided to put my words into actions. As a writer, it’s easy for me to create words—words that blast my views on social media, words that convince, words that criticize, so many words. However, even … Continue readingLiving my values: January/Spending
As much as we’d all like to carry the “New Year New Market” enthusiasm past January 1, the fact is the publishing market was the same on January 2nd as it was on December 31st. And we all know that means it’s anything but inspiring. … Continue reading#Passion2Profession: How much is too much?
I like to view life as one big learning experience. And for all its pitfalls, 2017 taught me a lot. Some of this is personal, some of it less so, but in the end it all informs my writing and my career, so here we … Continue readingFarewell to 2017
My 19 yr old daughter is a rare person, someone who has known who she is from a very young age. Her interests and character were formed virtually in infancy, and while she’s grown and matured just like anyone, the foundation of who she is … Continue reading#Passion2Profession: You Do You
My husband often calls me the 90% girl. I work fast, I’m efficient, but when I get things to the 90% mark, I call it good. It’s not that I don’t finish things–I do–it’s just that if it’s 90% of the way to perfect, I … Continue reading#Passion2Profession: Reaching 100%