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Modus Operandi

Nothing I hate more
than a fresh morning

the world’s too happy at this hour
its occupants, however, are not

Caffeine only does so much. 334 more words


Omegaverse Q&A (Or Pen answers reviews without answering reviews)

One of the trickiest things about being a professional author is reviews. Not that getting them is necessarily tricky – there’s no trick other than sheer luck and a whole lot of prayers – but sometimes you want to reach through your computer screen and either hug or throttle whoever wrote them. 1,588 more words

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Camp NaNo: April 2016 - I'm Done!

I just hit my goal for the April 2016 session of Camp NanoWriMo!  AHHHHHH!  And with 3.5 hours to spare :)

I haven’t updated about Camp NaNo in 2 weeks, but I’ve been plugging away at editing… 220 more words

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One thousand three hundred forty-eight bloggers in the A to Z challenge have captured the zeitgest of April 2016. Check out the list. With a googler’s paradise of topics, there is something for everyone – fact, fantasy, fiction, memoir, poetry – all in the spirit of this particular period of time. 19 more words



I started this blog to focus on writing – mostly as accountability for my memoir process. Leaving the old blog behind makes me feel disconnected, scattered and thinking maybe I should have revived the old… 33 more words



Homelessness is uncharted territory for most of us. Sadly, it will come up in my memoir from a parent’s view. Pejorative words that inflict insult or destructive thinking about these people are better left unsaid. 32 more words


Short Story: The Shoes

This story was my entry in the Your Story 68 Competition on writersdigest.com.  We were given the following picture and asked to write a 750-word story. 765 more words

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