Mmmkay so 2019 is here and going and I thought I should give a quick update about my writing plans and goals for the year. This blog is basically my dumping ground for everything else I do and the occasional update. Would you like to see more original content here, too? I'm writing weekly (plus … Continue reading Looking into the New Year
She's neither ethereal nor ghost-like when she appears in my dreams. In my dreams she's very real. So real, in fact, that most times I don't even realize she shouldn't be there until I'm on the edge of consciousness. I often wake like Ebenezer Scrooge, wondering if what I've experienced was a dream or reality, … Continue reading The Ghost Lady in My Dreams
I am online a lot. A lot. I spend a significant portion of my week either writing, sharing my writing, or connecting with people through social media and texting. I also consume a lot of media– television, movies, music, literature, news, podcasts; you name it and I've probably at least heard of it, if not … Continue reading The Social Media God or God in Social Media?
The first time I can remember making my first major auditory-visual connection like these was when I was six years old. My class was learning how to pray the Rosary. Our first grade classroom had the fluorescent lights switched off but the window blinds open so that it was dark and calming. We sat in … Continue reading The Blessing and Curse of Being Finely Attuned to Sound
Over on Contemplatio Culture today, I share a poem I wrote (many years ago!) about sledding. May you all make beautiful winter, snowy memories 🙂
Hi, I know it's Wednesday and. not Tuesday and that that means I'm, yet again, behind on getting my next chapter up. But it's here! AND I ended up splitting up this chapter, too, so you'll get one more chapter from me! I'm the writing gift that keeps on giving (unless you think my novel … Continue reading This Damn Novel
That's right, it's me! Ya girl has a brand new column over on Patheos Catholic called Contemplatio Culture. I've been anticipating this day all Autumn and am very glad the day is finally here. I think it's super fitting that I've been waiting for this new venture to go live all Fall and it finally does … Continue reading Guess Who Has a New Column!!