A Road Less Traveled Many people do not think about starting a new career at fifty later, most people are thinking about retirement planning or reaching the pinnacle of their profession, the brass ring, the office in the corner. You may recognize these as some of the more traditional concepts of a career drummed into … Continue reading Silver Writing Part I
Dear Reader, I want to share a secret with you. I love editing! It sounds crazy, right? When I first started thinking about sharing the stories I had written I knew they needed to be edited. I tried editing them myself, but for anyone who is ever written so much as a thank you note, … Continue reading How I Learned to Love Editing
Dear Reader, I was at a used book sale this weekend and I couldn't help but over hear some of the volunteers talking while I was browsing. The room wasn't too large and I was early to the sale heir voices carried in the small space. I feel it is pretty safe to assume that … Continue reading Why Aren’t You Writing?
Dear Reader, Can you believe that this past week was the 30th anniversary of Janet Jackson's album Rhythm Nation 1814? That was and still is such a powerful album. I remember loving every song! I have been playing again this week on repeat, enjoying the words all over again and remembering the good times had … Continue reading Rhythm Nation
Dear Reader, I wanted to share with you a portion of how my writing process works. Like many other creatives out there I still have to work a day job to pay the bills while working on my writing. So some days the struggle is very real trying to schedule creative time to write, work … Continue reading Getting it Done