Category Archives: Life

A Few Nuggets

I’m sorry if I’ve been a bit MIA lately, but there are a few nuggets of information I thought worth sharing. A few… what to do, and what not to do, when writing a short story. But first, you might … Continue reading

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My Birthday

This week is my birthday, and it’s a milestone birthday (of sorts). It’s strangely bitter-sweet for me. As a middle child in a fairly large family, my birthday was always my favorite time of year. When life is never about … Continue reading

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Next Step

Figuring out my next step is a constant part of my life.  Sometimes I feel the smartest thing to do is to keep writing, plunging myself into my novel and pushing myself, no matter if each word feels like another … Continue reading

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Accomplishments are strange and powerful things.  Whether it is a big or a small accomplishment, people tend to feel a great deal of pride when they achieve it.  So what if all your accomplishments are long-term?  How do you keep … Continue reading

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Just Surviving

Sometimes life is more about surviving than living.  Has anyone else experienced those times?  Things are just so busy and chaotic that there really isn’t one moment to just sit down and relax.  Not one.  I have something close to … Continue reading

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Live in the Moment

Every phase in my life thus far has been both difficult and wonderful.  And, it seems, the older I get the more difficult and more wonderful each phase of my life is.  This recent revelation has made me think a … Continue reading

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Running down a Dark Alley

For some reason my characters always seem to run down dark alleys.  How do they get there?  I’m not really sure.  But time and again, there they are, running down dark alleys.  Maybe this doesn’t seem very interesting to you, … Continue reading

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What Makes a Book Popular?

Sometimes I read a really popular book and find myself absolutely disappointed by it, which always leads me to wonder how the book became popular in the first place.  Then, I have a tendency to research the book on Goodreads.  … Continue reading

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Life Happens

There is something strange that happens to me after a major change in my life.  I get this itch to go out into the world and relive some of my favorite past experiences.  I dream of walking through a gentle … Continue reading

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Disappointed with Love

Recently I discover a new TV series with a kick-ass female lead, a sexy love interest, and supernatural elements.  From the moment I started watching it, I was in heaven!  There is something almost magical about a book or show … Continue reading

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