"How I identify with what you've written here, Heather! I raised the same dismay/consternation/concern in my dear father a life time ago. I'm going to keep this to refer to when I need to fine tune my focus. Well done!"
"Hi Carla, Just checking in to see how you're doing these days. What are you working on? Is there anything on your mind that a group of southern women might be able to blab about? Let us know if we can be supportive in any way. Best, Nicky"
"Just now reading this...Made my morning.
I agree whole-heartedly about the simplistic approach to life being engendered in our kids. Mine are grown now and I'm helping to raise my grandchildren, and here we go again! I bought my grandson a…"
Speaking for myself, I think the combination of humor, tension, problems to solve, and a little off the wall supernatural element thrown in sounds very appealing. I think the supernatural aspect could be kept in balance so it doesn't…"
"I have the worst penmanship, and the arrow thing is so funny. I cannot seem to write a real letter without the use of many arrows, some of which end up winding all around the page.
I adore pretty stationery, too, and then I ruin it with my…"
"I never had an official pen pal, though I liked the idea. But I moved so much as a kid that I had a lot of old pals to write to. Before I had any children, I used to write letters almost every night of the week.
I'm impressed with the sheer…"
Hi Carla, Just checking in to see how you're doing these days. What are you working on? Is there anything on your mind that a group of southern women might be able to blab about? Let us know if we can be supportive in any way. Best, Nicky
"@ Kate; I don't sell them on Etsy but I do sell them on my blog, which I realize isn't exactly on the beaten path, hahaha. Right now my writing takes precedence altho I do the occasional craft fair. "
"I do that too, Fiona. And sometimes, I end up crawling out of bed to go write it, just in case it's gone by morning ;)
And I totally agree with your advice. Write something else for awhile until you're back at the happy spot…"