Category Archives: Life

Stalled

Stalled: (adj. used with the object) being in a state of non-progression during which nothing much gets done. Otherwise describes the condition in which my current WIP languishes as I find myself sucked into other things. Including but not limited … Continue reading

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Post Holiday Cravings

Today I feel duty-bound to write about food. Maybe because my stomach hasn’t quite shrunk back to its normal size after Thursday’s fatten-me-up excursion. Or maybe it’s because I’ve been craving leftovers ever since . . . yes, in spite … Continue reading

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Echo of the Empty Nest

I know, I know . . . I’m supposed to be writing about writing. Or writing about reading. And I’m supposed to be writing about some sort of FAVORITE thing (this being Favorite Friday and all). And although I did … Continue reading

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Today’s Friday Saturday Favorite: first manuscript = first love

I realized it yesterday as I was chasing dust bunnies around the house (with a vacuum–thank you very much). I got to thinking about my first manuscript, and how it’s gathering its own kind of dust, languishing there between my … Continue reading

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An Interview with novelist, poet and editor, Kathryn Magendie

I’d like to start by thanking Kathryn for taking time away from her writing to answer my interview questions! Kathryn is in the midst of the third book in the Virginia Kate trilogy. Since I’ve read the first two and … Continue reading

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