I read a lot of writers’ blogs. I follow a lot of writers on Facebook and Twitter. My conclusion? There are a plethora of posts, Tweets and status updates about the writing life. General consensus: it’s not always easy.
Writers put in long hours with lots of forehead-to-desktop action trying to come…Continue
It’s been two years since I made this leap into the writing world. Two years since I left a semi-lucrative career to follow this heart-dream. But the decision wasn't made without considerable deliberation. Before I quit, my husband and I sat down and looked at our budget. It would be tight, but if we made a few…Continue
For over twenty years I worked in the field of higher education, much of that time spent working as a career counselor. One of the ways I helped students discover their major and career choice was by administering a personality inventory called the Myers Briggs Type Indicator…Continue
When I first took this writing leap, I had so much to learn! All right, honestly, I still do. But I like to think I've come a long way in the last two years.
The first year I seriously tackled this writing plan I kept hear about something called NaNoWriMo or National Novel Writing Month. In case you're living under an internetless rock or are like I was, a total novice, here's what it is: every November writers, published and unpublished, dreamers, and anyone who has ever…Continue