May Overview

May is almost over. Yikes. How did that happen? Iโ€™m getting over being sick, and despite the medicine doing its best to keep me up all odd hours of the night, I am persevering. ๐Ÿ˜Š This morning I gave up the battle at 4:30, got up, washed dishes, did laundry, then started studying for that […]

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OYAN Summer Workshop, Wordcount Wednesday, and Life

Hey again everyone.ย  It’s been quite an interesting week. I went to an LSU baseball game, and I’m going to another one tomorrow as a matter of fact. I’m insanely happy with this picture that I got. Can you believe that my cheap phone captured thus? Me neither. But I am in love. I also […]

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Joy Makers

I was blessed to attend the OYAN 2017 Winter Workshop this year. This Southern girl didnโ€™t freeze to deathโ€”though there was a walk I took in the dark where I came pretty close (just kidding). I got to see Nadine again (so cool). Got to see Mr. and Mrs. S. again (canโ€™t forget them) and […]

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One Year Adventure Novel

What makes a story a story? Those opening lines greeted me for seventy-eight lessons of the One Year Adventure Novel writing course. Starting out, I didn’t know the answer, I just knew I didn’t know where to start with my novel. But I had a Compass and I had a Map–very important items when going […]

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