I spent an entire day sorting through journals in order to make a list of the trends of my last ten years as written. Not just in terms of what […]
I'm a writer and artist with an avid interest in imaginative worlds that explore the beautiful and wonderous alongside the tragic, dark and sorrowful.
My favorite holiday is New Year’s. It isn’t just the creation of resolutions, reflection on the past and hopes for the future. There’s a sense of death with the promise […]
I have a confession to make, I’ve read 85 books this year. It wasn’t my goal to read so much. Last year I read 115 books and had intended to […]
Before bed during Inktober and NaNoWriMo I read Dreamer of Dune. Often, books seem to come to me at just the right time so that when I am in need of support, inspiration, humor or anything, I discover just the book I needed. Brian Herbert’s biography of his father (which […]
This has probably been my happiest year of NaNoWriMo but it had nothing to do with winning.
As a creative person who is still recovering from the self hating philosophy that I have to suffer in order to create, I have a love/hate relationship with NaNoWriMo. All […]
Finished with Inktober, prepped for NaNoWriMo and ready to get started! My thoughts on both challenges, creative growth and the need to tailor your self challenges to your personal goals […]
Inktober is over half way over and as of this writing I am caught up but by the time this posts–well, we’ll see. This year has been more challenging for […]
I have often debated posting more about my fiction on my site but for a variety of reasons I have held back. The biggest reason is that the internet is […]
I wouldn’t call 2019 the worst year of my life because I don’t think it is ever useful to compare the highs and lows of life. It has been a […]