I'm going on vacation. Okay, not really. I'm just taking a couple of weeks off from blogging so I can enjoy time with my family. I've been busy doing other very cool things and as the sun starts to set earlier and earlier, I realize it's time to come to terms with the fact that my days sitting in my backyard, under my gazebo, in a pair of shorts, and a t-shirt, and NY Giants flip-flops are numbered. I hate you cold weather. You suck! Or you will suck when you get here. So, I hate you in advance. I'll see everyone in September for the Insecure Writer's Support Group. Until then, enjoy what warm weather we have left.
Today, I'm excited to host, author Annie Highwater. Her latest book, Unbroken, came out the other day. I was lucky enough to get a pre-release copy of the book before it hit the shelves. What I found most inspiring about Unbroken is the theme of hope and optimism that continually weaves its way throughout the book despite the tough topics it tackles.
We swapped a few emails and one of the things she said, I really wanted to share here (with her permission of course), because it speaks to that hope even while we're in the midst of trying to detach with love.Read More
Where is my dramatic music? Cue my dramatic music, dammit! Why? Because it’s freakin’ August, that’s why! What the hell?! I’m so deeply saddened, angry, verklempt, distraught, and utterly horrified that this is it. Summer is almost over. Hang on, hang on, let me see if I can wipe away these tears long enough to write a post for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. Here, take my tissue. No, don’t save it. I blew my nose in it. Just throw it in the garbage.Read More
Here's an excerpt from my upcoming book. Release date...who knows? Not me. Although, I think it may be done sooner than I thought. I'm adding in lots of cool stuff to it every week and will be doing final edits in about two months. Yeah, baby!Read More