- I'm a pre-published contemporary romance writer who can't tell a joke without fumbling the punch line. The word 'lollygag' makes me laugh. My favorite thing is listening to my family tell the same stories we've all heard a thousand times, then laughing like they're brand new.
Tag Archives: reading
For the past couple of weeks I’ve been hard at work. Every spare minute has been spent hunched over the keyboard, editing my manuscript. I’ve neglected this blog, Twitter, and the Internet in general, remaining oblivious to world events. There’s … Continue reading
This past fall a small group of writer friends and I attended the annual Moonlight & Magnolias conference in Atlanta. There were novels given away for free, of course, but since one can never have too many books, I bought … Continue reading
Blessed are my writing partners/critique buddies, who’ve given me a one-hour massage gift certificate during this time of great stress. These women are talented and generous and they ROCK. Blessed is my daughter, who navigates the daily dramas of middle … Continue reading
My brother passed away yesterday morning, after a nearly 21-month battle with lung cancer. He may have had cancer, but cancer never had him. Not until the end. I never had anything but awe and admiration for this man. There … Continue reading
Write your goals down; make them public so you’ll be held accountable. (Note: If you post this to your blog, then… check!) Take Tucker out for a walk at least several times a week. You both need the exercise. Spend … Continue reading
In the beginning were my brothers. I was the last of four and the only daughter. The youngest of my brothers was four years older than me. He was athletic, smart, and popular. The other two were older still, and … Continue reading