Not all holiday-related stress is negative. Preparing for a visit from a relative you enjoy spending time with can produce a certain degree of positive stress. But the holiday season is famous for producing the negative kind of stress, even in individuals who generally live stress-free lives. Continue reading 12 Ways to Beat Holiday Stress
He’s extremely spontaneous. He may have a general plan, but if something catches his eye, tickles his fancy or makes him horny, that plan goes right out the window. Continue reading The Truth about Lieutenant Parker
The conference was held in a luxury hotel with modern rooms, which, thankfully, didn’t have vomit-colored carpet, drapes or bedspreads. Continue reading Ten Reasons to Attend a Writers’ Conference
Enter to win 2 gifts from me! Continue reading Birthday Giveaway
I got an “A” on my first exam. I was able to get my son to his appointments and I cleaned and de-tangled his hair. Yes, that’s a process and not much fun for either of us. But I didn’t get much sleep. Continue reading 1st Update: The Class. The Book. The Kid.
Follow the journey with me as I attempt to balance studying, my writing career, parenting and all my other responsibilities. Oh and I’ve somehow got to manage to keep my sanity. Continue reading The Class. The Book. The Kid.
Is it writers’ block? Some authors suffer from writers’ block, some are naturally slow writers. Me… my words, thoughts and ideas just come to me whenever they damn well choose to. So unless I’m on a deadline, I don’t fight it. Rarely am I able to sit with my laptop and just write with words … Continue reading How I Write When My Words Aren’t Flowing