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In The Land Of Sideways, Misty Rain & Occasional Sunshine

I always do this; start blogging again only to give up just a few weeks later. I used to convince myself it would be different this time, but at this point, I really can’t say that it will be any different. 1,131 more words



we like to sing
as we hoe the garden weeds
songs of pain and woe


OMG I got the job!

Remember last year I wrote that blog on how I changed companies? I went from a cardboard company to a huge retailer. Back then I thought I really made the choice to be an assistant, as it is so hard to get a job in anything that has to do with writing. 536 more words


Do I stay or do I go?

Hey Everyone!

Tuesday I had to run over to the office to pick up some prints. The route I normally take to and from the office takes me through two smaller neighborhoods that each have main streets that have that small town or really connected community feel to them. 294 more words


Another thing I just realized

My kid’s school is cancelled tomorrow– not because of the weather, which is supposed to be absolutely outstanding, but because nearly 40% of the students in some grade levels and a not-inconsiderable number of teachers and subs have been sick lately.   237 more words


The revelation(s)

2016 was a crazy year. I worked and lived in three different states. I had a bit of breakdown near the end. All of the changes suddenly caught up to me, and I was starting to hate where I was. 609 more words

My Wonderful Life/Family

Book Review: Writing the Breakout Novel by Donald Maass

Title: Writing the Breakout Novel

Author: Donald Maass

Genre: Self Help

Story: The title is self explanatory…

What Worked: If you’re looking for a book to tell you EXACTLY what you need to do to be successful in the writing and publishing world, you are never going to find it. 330 more words