Everyone has a right to make an ass out of themselves

You can’t let the world judge you too much… Maude This weekend I watched Harold and Maude with my kids. It’s been many years since I have seen that movie, and those words still resonate with me. The last year and a half have been a journey of rediscovering my creative self. Many of myContinue reading “Everyone has a right to make an ass out of themselves”

The Soul of a Story

My attempt at a review Usually, when I sit down to write, it starts with a prominent and straight path. I have my idea, it is going to get on the page, in a great and exciting way, and then I’ll be done.  What ends up happening, however, is, I wander around in the woods,Continue reading “The Soul of a Story”

5 projects I’ve started (and some I’ve finished)

1.) I am about halfway through a first write through of a novel about a young gal named Sophie- a bit of a coming of age, with a hint of scfi/post apocalyptic that is woven in. Probably fits best in YA or Middle aged fiction. 2.) I am at the beginning of a novel thatContinue reading “5 projects I’ve started (and some I’ve finished)”

New normal, or temporary pause?

Today, I got out of bed, just like any other day. I had some coffee on the deck, did some yoga, and walked the dog. When we got home, I nagged my 17-year-old until she finally got out of bed. (She does online community college, and its finals week). My husband was at the kitchenContinue reading “New normal, or temporary pause?”

Its been a while…

Its been a while since I have posted anything thoughtful or otherwise. I’ve had the opportunity to get some traveling in. Best trip so far has been Ireland: My newest project is my Audio Narrating Business. I am starting with an audiobook version of the Novel my father wrote before he passed away. I willContinue reading “Its been a while…”

Love, Loss, and Reevaluating Life (part 3- who am I?)

Do I know who I am? Recently, as my mother-in-law was leaving after a visit, she asked me if I believed in God. The question caught me off the guard. To give you a little background. My mother-in-law believes in the literal translation of the Christian Bible. I, on the other hand, do not likeContinue reading “Love, Loss, and Reevaluating Life (part 3- who am I?)”