An adventure in research

I’m currently working on my next full length novel. Some people will tell you that  writing gets easier with each book. The  writing aspect does, I have a better command of the language, it’s easier to hit my writing goal (which at one time was a mere 300 words or a short page a day). I know…

Paying attention to people around you

Whatever you’re working on, keep going.   I talk a lot about showing up to the page. It’s kind of like a train going from station to station. It runs a course, stays on track, gets to destinations. Of course, sometimes they get derailed and so do we. But if you don’t show up, you…

We now return you to this blog already in progress…

I’ve been missing in action. I should have warned you that my daughter (also a writer) was about to have the most beautiful (translation: first ever) grandson in the whole of my universe. I got sucked into Nani-hood (yes, I am waaaay too young for this.) We are smiling here and so enamored that I forgot…

The Beginning

Painting the Rain has been available now for two weeks. It’s pretty much life as usual around here. Get up at 6 for work, make lunch when I get finished and work on writing. Jack and I are both working on the next novel and have been discussing some options regarding research. I wanted to…