Monthly Archives: May 2010

To Be or Not To Be

It has been a good Memorial Day weekend so far, for the most part. We got a lot of yard work and housework done yesterday so that today and tomorrow are "free" days.However, I must admit that as a writer I am feeling a bit discouraged. I received a rejection letter for a children's short…
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End of an Era – goodbye Jack Bauer

Last night I cried. Let me explain, I know it's silly, but I have grown very attached to a fictional character - Jack Bauer on 24. My husband and I somehow managed to start watching the series on the very first episode - and we stuck with it through all the seasons, never missed an…
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Shoes – Love Them and Hate Them

I love shoes and purses. In my younger years I had lots of shoes and changed purses a lot. My kids still think I change purses a lot (if they only knew my past!), but my shoe collection has become pitifully small. Why?Well, first of all my shoe size changed after giving birth three times…
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Writing, and Writing, and Writing

I've been taking big steps this past week. I submitted a children's story to Spider Magazine, sent a personal essay submission to ApronStrings, mailed off a children's poem for consideration of a Children's Anthology being put together by the Writer's Group of the Triad, and have been working like mad on my fantasy juvenile fiction…
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