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Time to take the next step

Oh, my feathered friends—the time has come for this Emu hatchling to stretch her legs and race off into the sunset. But first, perhaps, there’s time for one last stroll down memory lane? 614 more words

Writing And Life

LOUD & PROUD: My First Writing Conference and the Case of the Menstrual Crisis

On Saturday I attended my very first writer’s conference. I was ecstatic to finally be surrounded by passionate readers and writers. Normally, my conference experience consisted of being surrounded by stuffy historians who considered my research topic to be “sexy” and often ignored me completely in panels. 655 more words


Too full of story.

I woke up this morning savoring the darkness, head full of story. I couldn’t force myself out of bed, too busy sounding out dialog and letting the scenes play behind my eyes to bother with moving. 96 more words

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Letters to Autumn: Rest

After what I thought was a sinus headache turned into a full blown migraine last night, I needed some rest today. Enjoy my latest video about rest and notice my Gilmore Girls marathon and love of Meg Cabot.


Letters to Autumn: Balance

I had a pretty busy day today. I’m starting a new job next week and I had a lot of errands to run. On a day that had me thinking about balance, I knew I needed to find time to make a video. 117 more words


Newest Short Story Sale-And Went on in Sunlight

I was pleased to hear last week that my short story, “And Went on in Sunlight,” was accepted to the upcoming anthology Pernicious Invaders by… 264 more words

Writing And Life

Letters to Autumn: Change

Today’s video focuses on change.

Change is a very important part of my life right now. For a few years now I’ve struggled with depression. There, I admitted it. 95 more words