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Elegance and Frustration

After a devastating school year that left me with little sanity and no time to write, I have left the public school classroom and have spent the last couple months cultivating a writing life again. 588 more words

Creative Writing

Whirlwind Summer

I have just returned from the beautiful, historic city of San Antonio, Texas where I attended the Romance Writers of America National Convention! The week was filled with meeting new friends, making great contacts, hanging with my local LERA (Land of Enchantment Romance Authors) chapter mates, a couple of parties, a two hour ghost tour and a riverboat ride. 182 more words

Kari Bovee

A Measure of Self-Worth (Is it like a Pig in a Poke?)

Welcome to Time Travel Tuesday, where I go back to something somewhere on my blog.

A reader’s comment on a post from last week sent my brain into overdrive mode.  1,460 more words


7/29/14- Daily Prompt:

Cutting out paper dolls with your young daughter, the dolls begin to scream and bleed…


How a Freelancer Takes a Non-Working Vacation

Later this summer I will take a 10-day non-working vacation. It will be my first non-working vacation as a freelancer. Yikes!

I tried thinking back to my last ‘real’ vacation – but I truly can’t remember when or where it was. 420 more words


Creative Inspiration #6 - Cormac McCarthy

“I never had any doubts about my abilities. I knew I could write. I just had to figure out how to eat while doing this.” 73 more words

Kat J. Erismann

Tuesday Tease - Faerie Faith Cover Reveal

I received such teasing news last week when I was having to basically read email on my iPhone and I’m not that technologically advanced. :lol: Getting wireless internet in a conference hotel with 2500 writers is like finding a swimsuit that makes you look good AND fits. 115 more words

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