Category Archives: Writing

#ROW80: Starting 2014 with a plan

I’m starting late, but that’s no surprise. It takes me a long time to process the old year and make plans for the new, so I think I’ve finally figured out my status from last year, and how to kick … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks for the NaNoWriMo Win

This post was reblogged from the South Jersey Writers’ Group blog. It’s the end of November, and I’m feeling like I do every November. Worn out, run down, a little (or a lot) overwhelmed and a just a tetch grouchy, … Continue reading

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New blog design, and birthday reflections

I finally bit the bullet and paid for shiny WordPress colors…Consider it a birthday present to myself. Wow, I really need to get out more. Anyway, have been reflecting a lot on the big 3-5. Thirty-four was pretty rough–a layoff, … Continue reading

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Reflections from a Newbie Editor

This post was originally published on the South Jersey Writers’ Group Blog on September 19, 2012, before the book was actually published. I have several interpretations of the madness that followed, although they are still undeveloped. And now I’m preparing … Continue reading

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Giving up but not quitting

So after a long hike in the Wissahickon this morning, I’m pretty much sure I’m giving up on making 50,000 words in November. (I’m wiped! Good times though.) But I decided not to give up on 50,000 words total. Just … Continue reading

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Until you make a decision, you have nothing at all

“I know it feels like you have all these options and when you make a decision, you lose a world of possibilities. But the reality is, until you make a decision, you have nothing at all.” Quote from Janet Fitch … Continue reading

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just do it.

i told myself i was going to blog today, even if i didn’t have anything to say. i have three drafts that need to be finished, but other than that i haven’t posted in ages. must write every day…..must write……every … Continue reading

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