Ding! – a post to motivate me.

I realize I haven’t posted on my blog for over a month. It’s hard to find the time during the summer. It’s been a strange season with my writing. I’ve had my ups and downs the past few months when it comes to writing. Ups (and down, I guess) – A local publisher wanted one…

Hidden Gems

This is a photo of me driving up to the mountains looking for hidden gems.┬áIt was by sheer accident, as my son snapped a photo of the waterfall, that the reflection on the car glass made my face appear to be part of the cliff. My hair weaves with the crags and crevices. My shoulders…

Writer’s Block vs. Writer’s Resistance

Rarely do I suffer from writer’s block. But this past weekend, I was self-diagnosed with an often extreme case of writer’s resistance. Let me explain the difference between the two and how to overcome them. This past weekend, I went to Comicon (so fun!) and listened to a panel of fellow authors. Many of the…