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Happy Spring–Giveaway

Time to celebrate the first day of spring (and it doesn’t even involve weeding the millions of weeds that have become my flower garden; lucky you). We’re doing a spring giveaway for Grey Stone. Enter for the chance to win a copy. Perfect for spring break. Perfect for whenever. Here are the details: AmazonGiveaway

Journal Writing Prompts

“I write entirely to find out what I’m thinking, what I’m looking at, what I see and what it means. What I want and what I fear.” ~Joan Didion I’ve been doing a little research into a journaling workshop I’ll be doing later this summer. As I’ve buzzed around the internet, there are a

Three Exercises for Good Sleep

To close off our little fitness for writers, I wanted to include a few poses for insomnia. Sometimes writers are infamous for being terrible sleepers. I don’t know why, but my guess would be that sometimes it’s hard to turn off the stories in our heads (or, worse, the marketing ideas in our heads).

NaNoWriMo: A Glance in the Rearview Mirror

This is the first year I did NaNoWriMo. I wasn’t even really thinking or planning to do it. I knew I didn’t have time for 50K words. But on Halloween I saw a friend doing it on Facebook. I had an idea I wanted to get on paper and I was a little worried

A Busy Mom’s Guide to a Writing Life

This article was originally published in Authors Publish MagazineĀ on March 3, 2016. Authors Publish, by the way, is a fantastic little publication that you should subscribe to. I actually don’t subscribe to a lot of newsletters, and this is the only writing/publishing one that I get in my inbox. I love it. It’s full