My husband swears by his stand-up desk. I tend to lounge while I'm writing and pace while I'm interviewing. My kids apparently focus best when crouched on top of the coffee table. This was a nice reminder that each person thrives in their own unique way. We picked up these robots as a reward for … Continue reading Embracing Your Unique Work Style
Happy Independent Bookstore Day 2020! In a year filled with turmoil, separation, and general uncertainty, I invite you to support your local independent bookstore. Books offer a path for us to learn about people and places all around the world (and beyond!). Independent bookstore owners make it their life's work to bring words to their … Continue reading Celebrating Indie Bookstores in 2020
The next time you head into a coffee shop or library, look around for writers working at their laptops. Chances are they have headphones in and are listening to...something. But what exactly is that something? What makes the perfect writing playlist? Like most things with the writing process, the best writing playlist for an author … Continue reading The Best Writing Playlist
Where are you writing today?
Life is like a pendulum, sometimes. It comes, it goes. It comes, it goes.
Nothing like a little beta reading and some vino to round out a loooooong day.
Just remembering being able to spend all day enjoying my home with the excuse of practicing with my new camera lens. These were taken back in March just before we moved on a day that ended up being my last opportunity to just relax and explore in Virginia Beach before COVID-19 shut everything down. Oh, … Continue reading Reminiscing