No One is Talking About Baby Driver, and That Matters

Well, it finally happened. I sat myself down in front of the television and rented Baby Driver. I know, I know, I’m about four months late to the game. I fully intend on playing the “new-mom-to-a-baby” card here, guys. I don’t think I’ve seen the inside of a movie theater in ten months. But I’ve … More No One is Talking About Baby Driver, and That Matters

Why I Refuse to Let Donald Trump’s Hateful Words Shame Me Back Into Silence

Normally on this blog I write about… well, writing. Sometimes, in writing about writing I also write about my dog, my husband, or my undying love of zombies and snacks (in no particular order). I have, for the most part, stuck to this theme since the genesis of my author page, and I’m not the … More Why I Refuse to Let Donald Trump’s Hateful Words Shame Me Back Into Silence

Ch-ch-ch-changes

I’ve never been very comfortable with change. Mixing something up, or replacing something old with something new, has always bothered me, no matter how small or insignificant that change might be. And I really mean it when I say it doesn’t matter how small. A new collar for Henry? No way. It doesn’t matter if … More Ch-ch-ch-changes

Birthday Shenanigans

Anyone who knows me knows that I’m pretty big on birthdays.   I love my birthday, my friends’ birthdays, my husband’s birthday… for God’s sake, I even threw my dog a giant 1st birthday pool party (Thanks again to the friends who came and politely tolerated THAT weirdness. Just FYI, guys, his third birthday is … More Birthday Shenanigans

Work In Progress

When putting together a manuscript, there’s always a weird sort of limbo in between the “word vomit” writing phase and the editing phase. Much of that might be because the editing phase is no fun at all, and I’m the world’s worst (or best, depending on how you look at it) procrastinator. I’ve also recently … More Work In Progress