Posted in September 2013

For Love or Money

I’ve always heard it said that the best writers write for the love of it.  Not for the money.  Never for the money.  Just for the craft. So, I’ll admit that there are times when I question my own motivation.  I love to write, for the sake of writing.  I enjoy the process of creativity, … Continue reading

Kitchen Fail

Word to the wise:  In case you’re at my level of kitchen experience (which means you know enough to have tried to bake bread before, but not enough to have ever actually succeeded at it) and you suddenly feel that you’re cool enough to use the broiler (your husband googled it after all), DO NOT … Continue reading

Are we there yet?

I’ll admit it: patience is something I struggle with.  It’s odd, because most other people describe me as a very patient person.  I think I am, but I also see patience as one of those old-fashioned hourglasses that’s had a stopper added in the center.  Every time something happens that requires your patience, the stopper … Continue reading

Stealing Cinderella

There are lots of lies that fear tells you when you’re chasing a dream.  Several of the fears that I combat on a regular basis with my writing are ones that seem to be repetitive amongst people who are trying to create something.  Although, I imagine many of them still extend beyond things that are … Continue reading

When You Need to Keep Moving

For those of you who may not know, I’m a UGA grad, and I can’t seriously follow that announcement without saying “Go Dawgs”.  It’s illegal; check the handbook. And football is my sport.  I like and mostly understand football (although you can bet that if I actually see a penalty, it had to be pretty … Continue reading