Over the previous two weeks, my day job has been eating my brain. During this time, our leader was out for medical reasons — and so, faced with an an o…
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(Photo by Christian Joudrey on Unsplash.) I’m an optimistic soul. I tend to be flooded with ambition at the beginning of each new year. THIS will be th…
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About a year and a half ago, I sent out my first newsletter with the aim of sharing my thoughts on writing, travel, and life with friends and readers. …
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National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is in full swing, with writers around the world diving into their novel or rebel projects. Words are spatterin…
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California has a tendency to fool me this time of year — days swinging into cooler temperatures one week and then quickly rebounding into heat. Summer …
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Hello, Lovelies, I knew what would happen when I agreed to hike Flattop with my sister and our aunt — since it's happened before. The hike up Flattop i…
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On our recent trip to Iceland, my siblings and I were blessed with a bright icy blue sky speckled with occasional clouds (rather than the summer rains …
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Venice is a labyrinthine landscape — narrow stone walkways twisting alongside jade green canals. On both the occasions in which I was fortunate enough …
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It's National Poetry Month. This is generally the point where I start listing the variety of activities I'm participating in — writing challenges or gi…
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While working on THE NOVEL the other day, I found myself struggling and hating every word that fell onto the page. An inner part of me wanted to keep s…
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Over the past month, I've reread all of the current draft of THE NOVEL and put together a long synopsis that provides groundwork for the entire book. M…
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A the new year, that wonderful time of list making — from "best of" lists to lists of goals and resolutions. I love lists, love reading them, love maki…
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