In honor of National Poetry Month I wanted to post a new poem. I will not be posting any other poems for awhile because I have a book coming soon. More details about my upcoming book will be in a post planned for late May - stay tuned. My creative writing/poems will be featured in… Continue reading April is for Writers
I have been working a lot lately on my upcoming book. *This book is inspirational. My life is no different than anyone else with all of its achievements and challenges. I am writing it to help others. I want it to be the book I wish I could have read at 18. The book will… Continue reading All of Me
I have only two more posts for this year - a year filled with the highest of highs along with several low points. I will have a post for tomorrow and then the last one will be on Saturday. I have so many thoughts for 2017, but here are some in no particular order: Get… Continue reading 20 Goals for 2017
Happy December! This has been an interesting year. There have been many highs and lows. I hope the best in 2017 for myself and this country. We all must work together to improve humanity. Three years ago on November 30 one of my favorite people EVER passed away. I will never forget that a… Continue reading Me Mixed Up in Pixels
Thank you for raindrops Leaves of gold and your shadow Following me attentively
The last few months I have debated and debated about whether or not to continue posting poetry on this site. The original plan for my blog was to discuss my writing journey, but not necessarily post my work. I did make a decision to eventually post haikus. I noticed that when I began to post… Continue reading Chapbook Journey
I am in a difficult phase right now. I have many short story ideas, but how do I decide what is good enough to include? Short stories are fun to write but don't sell well. It is just not as popular of a "genre" as it was years ago. I actually have an idea now that… Continue reading The short story of it all…
Forgive me! I only dream in verbs when I'm close to you
The fun part of being a writer is to create your own world. I always found it interesting that in my case people can't seem to differentiate between when I'm writing about myself and when I'm just doing my "creative pieces". The truth is that 80% of my poetry and fiction has nothing to do… Continue reading Writing – because I’m 21 again!
I've been writing stories since I was eight. I wrote about finding new roller skates and getting a new cat. They were fun and silly. When I got past elementary school my stories turned darker. I didn't process the "why" until many years later. It dawned on me about a year ago that I really… Continue reading My Stories To Tell . . .