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“People think a smile means you’re happy. But it doesn’t. A smile is just a mask that hides what you really feel – what you really think.

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Finished. Probably the longest thing I've ever written & definitely the most plotted out piece of fiction I've ever come up with. Here is Part 1 of 3.

“Sketch Pad” Pt.1 of 3

I shoulda known right away that the place would be sketchy. “No gangs, no guns, no drugs,” the manager had said to me as I filled out the application.  3,600 more words

Oregon Writers

A Problem of Perspective (or, guys, I need some help)

I cannot begin to explain how exhausted I am. The damn thing sucked the life out of me. Damn the story and damn the twins and damn the narrator. 770 more words


FINALLY Finished the Long Overdue Re-Write

First of all, let me appease the “Jinx Gods” by saying, “I’m not jinxing this.” Please hear my plea!

Okay, on to the business at hand. 513 more words

The Courage of Sarah Noble by Alice Dalgliesh

Published: 1954

Genre: children’s historical fiction

Length: 54 pages

Setting: 1707, New Milford, Connecticut

Interest: My mother gave me the book to read to Miss Adventure. 337 more words

Book Review

Coming Soon: My Fun Summer Release

When I’ve been asked the “What’s next?” question lately, I’ve mentioned that “I’m now making my first attempt at writing Chick Lit longer than a short story.” I even included it in a blog… 121 more words


Discouraging at Best book giveaway!

The Goodreads giveaway for a paperback copy of Discouraging at Best is underway! Now through midnight August 26 you can enter to win a signed copy of the book. 533 more words