Why You Should Follow Your Passion (like, NOW)

I’m a new(ish) mom of a happy, healthy, exhausting 10-month-old bundle of snakes and snails and puppy dog tails. His name is Deklin. And he is my everything. While I was pregnant with D, I was working a night shift for a newspaper conglomerate that had been rough even before I saw the little pink […]

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42

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#AmWriting (Response to 12)

This one was a bit of fun for me. I’ve been trying to be more active on Twitter recently (and am now a borderline stalker of the #tenqueries and #amwriting posts, hence the title) and watching authors participate in the Twitter Fiction Festival was very enjoyable. It’s challenging to imagine experiencing something first-hand by a […]

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5

In about five weeks, I’ll have the fortune of visiting one of the most famous pirate playgrounds in history. So, how about a little piracy for prompt 5? I imagine I’ll have tons to write about on this subject once I see the place in person, but for now I’ll have to make do with […]

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The Travel Writer (Response to 3)

Hope everyone is enjoying Spring Break! SXSW is going on in my neck of the woods, which would be amazing to attend, but the sheer number of people in attendance (and of course the price tag) have convinced me to enjoy a quiet week close to home. I will say, though, that I envy those […]

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