Fall 2018 Update

I’m back from my accidental hiatus! Where was I? Well, that’s a good question. There was a cold that wouldn’t leave, a trip to two different states to visit family, and plenty of writing. I’ve actually written three blog posts since my last update but never hit publish on any of them.  They didn’t feel…

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The Healthy Author: Part One

Happy Autumn Equinox! I mean, it was 110 degrees today but let’s pretend it’s PSL season here. I welcomed fall to the desert by spending the day with a pie pumpkin. (It put up a fight.) I cut it, roasted it, peeled it, mashed it, and turned it into a gluten-free, refined sugar-free, dairy-free, organic…

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The Making o​​f: Midnight

Life, revisions, and going refined sugar-free has brought me down. So, this post is going to be fun. My inspiration? A recent blog from Jenn Gott (Author of The Private Life of Jane Maxwell and The Beacon Campaigns) caught my attention. All of Jenn’s fun facts about the making of Private Life were not only…

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A Challenge of Circumstance

This blog title sounds like a long-lost Jane Austen novel, doesn’t it? Austen might understand what I’m talking about, so I guess it’s fitting. So. Long ago Virginia Woolf famously stated that women writers need “money and a room of one’s own” if they want to stand a fair chance at making it as a writer…

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