A couple random nuggets of knowledge about me: 1) I am an incredibly fast reader. I’m not as fast as my one college professor who had taught himself to read three lines of text at a time, but I am speedy. 2) I am the mother of a 32-month-old and an 18-month old. My eldest […]
I was a little early heralding the arrival of spring – we got nine inches of snow dumped on southeast Minnesota Sunday night (March 22nd). My friend Jerry warned me, but I was too busy basking in the sun to pay heed to what I should remember about winter in the Midwest – March is […]
A couple things to share … first, my business cards for the Association of Writers and Writing Programs (AWP) conference in April: Got these from VistaPrint and went for something that was simple and classic. I thought about using a different color of cardstock, but this is what felt right to me at the time […]
First and foremost – HALLELUJAH, it is Friday! And secondly – IT’S THE FIRST DAY OF SPRING! Winter wasn’t as bad as it could be in the hinterlands of Minnesota, but when you’re the mom of two toddlers – any extended periods of time spent indoors is just cruel to all involved. Without further ado […]
“If you don’t have time to read, you don’t have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.”- Stephen King Forgive how dark this photo is – but here’s my “TBR” (to be read) stack of books. In some cases, they are books to re-read, but they are safer down here in my […]
On Fridays, I post a round up of the various posts and articles that have been of interest to me during the week: Kristi Belcamino, a fellow Minnesota author, gave a shout out to this website for creating graphics. I’m looking forward to trying this out and integrating into my social media efforts. Fidgeting = […]
… wherever you find it. In this case, this was 6:30 AM last Friday, Terminal G in the O’Hare Airport.