Coffee Date

If we were having coffee right now, I would be gagging.  Coffee is like the nastiest thing on the planet...   Hot chocolate on the other hand, now that is what is up! 🙂 I'm not a fan of coffee.  I don't like the taste, the smell or anything else when it comes to coffee. … Continue reading Coffee Date

Hook ‘em with a quote…

“I can fix a bad page. I can't fix a blank page.” ― Nora Roberts This is one of my favorite quotes when it comes to writing. Let me explain. As writers, we often have an inner judge, jury, editor and critic that lives in our head while we are trying to write. We worry … Continue reading Hook ‘em with a quote…

Steph’s writing corner.

Today's Writing 101 assignment is all about where the magic happens - in other words, where the writing happens! I love sharing about my writing space. (It also asks questions about  writing habits, equipment and other things.  I will get to that in a few!) We had just moved into a new place and it … Continue reading Steph’s writing corner.

Lookie at what I just did!!!

I'll just leave this here for your enjoyment! YES I JUST REACHED MY WORD COUNT! But I will talk more about that tomorrow since it is late and I have to get up with a tiny terror a.k.a my daughter! I'll go into more detail tomorrow!  I'm just super excited!  🙂 Until next time...

Writer’s Procrastination

I can't decide if procrastination kills creativity or is essential to it. — Grant Snider (@grantdraws) April 28, 2014 I am in the middle on this statement. Daydreaming or procrastination really does help your creative side to think.  It allows the creative juices flow because your brain is relaxing and isn't focused on anything.  That … Continue reading Writer’s Procrastination

The Window

Today in writing 101, we had a choose of one of four picture to write about.  I picked, "The Window."  This is with the main characters of my current sci-fi project.  Well, I will let you just get at it.  Let me know what you think!  🙂 Sam's Dream Samantha slowly opened her eyes to … Continue reading The Window

Quote challenge

I was nominated by Hope, from this blog post.  Thank you for the love! The rule is that you have to post one quote a day and tag three people in one post. That is what I will do!  🙂 But first, let me share a quote. 'Begin at the beginning,' the King said gravely, 'and go … Continue reading Quote challenge

Writing 101 assignment.

Alright, here is another Writing 101 assignment.  This time this is a ‘one word prompt’.  It boils down to you pick one word (here are the words: treasure, regret, home, love, uncertainty, secret.) and then write about it.  Sounds great?  Well, to me, it is! I like to time myself when I write.  15 minutes … Continue reading Writing 101 assignment.

The Reason I Write

Writing is a very personal thing.  No two writers write for the same reason.  My reasons are different from the writer in the next blog over.  No two people with write the same.  So, why does someone write?  Well, i can't say why Bob writes, but I can tell you why I write. To start … Continue reading The Reason I Write

Please don’t come to my house…

My house isn't horrible but it's not spotless either.  It's NO WHERE near a level of a hordes house (I grew up in one when I was a child).  My mother often blamed me for the mess because I didn't clean up after myself or anyone in the house. It had nothing to do with … Continue reading Please don’t come to my house…