Some people need pressure to push them to meet deadlines or complete projects. Others can’t function well under stress—it’s scatters their thoughts and unnerves them to the point where they can’t function or deliver. But even if you thrive under pressure, there’s something to be said about performing with no strain on you. If you… Read More (Not) Under Pressure
Halloween Eve? The date completely took me by surprise and that shows you how reclusive I have been the last couple of months. Apart from and in addition to being unplugged – I haven’t even been in the stores to see which holiday was approaching by whatever hype happens to be on display. The last… Read More Been There Done That
A small murder of hopping-and-clucking crows crossed my path today while I was walking. One old bird took to the air, flew right over me, and lit on a telephone wire, glared down at me and gave me an earful. Caw! Caw! she seemed be saying in that sassy way that crows have, We’re back!… Read More Six Crows
Good Monday morning! Can you believe how fast this year is going? It seems I’ve blinked and half the year is gone. Wasn’t March just last week? It feels like it. Sigh. May is a rough month for me, so I’ve decided to brighten it up a little and do a giveaway! I’d like to… Read More Capture A Muse Journal Giveaway
I’m four scenes from the end of my current work in progress, ‘Pixie’. (Cue celebration!)
But…(and there’s always one of these, isn’t there?)
I have no idea what I’m writing next.… Read More Now What?
It’s hard to believe it’s the fourth Monday in February already. But – the calendar says it’s so… Since last June – third to be exact – I haven’t written anything of consequence. I’ve tried, believe me. But that isn’t what I was going to blog about. Well, I don’t think anyway – we’ll see… Read More Things We Lost in the Fire
I blog here at Women and Words every Thursday, and I have found that Wednesday sneaks up on me very quickly. And then I scramble to find something to write about. Some weeks I draw a complete blank, and this gets me wondering whether I have anything useful to say at all. I think about… Read More Thursday Again?