NaNoWriMo


A little after 11 p.m. last night, I finished my 16th book, Her Billionaire Spy, for National Novel Writing Month. I’ve written 50k words in 5 days before, so it almost felt anti-climactic to celebrate writing one in 30. In light of so many other projects I was trying to […]

November in a Nutshell   Recently updated !




Pink Think: “Your precious beauty is unique. There’s never been anyone like you and never will be again.” – from “Shine” by Jade Ambroze You’d think after giving a speech to National Honor Society inductees a couple of weeks ago where I told them to “Be original,” I would be […]

Precious beauty


Pink Think: “Your precious beauty is unique. There’s never been anyone like you and never will be again.” – from “Shine” by Jade Ambroze Do you recognize your precious beauty? You’d think after giving a speech to National Honor Society inductees a couple of weeks ago where I told them […]

Precious beauty



Pink Think: “To have a great idea, have a lot of them.” – Thomas A. Edison from clipartpal.com It’s been an interesting last couple of weeks around here.I’ve been working on revisions to a couple of novels, going back and forth, mainly just to finish them already. With so many […]

She’s back!


Pink Think: “The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson photo by Salvatore Vuono at freedigital.net Today my mind is on the lyrics of a song from the 70s. It goes something like this: Do you know where you’re going […]

Opportunities



Pink Think: “You don’t start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it’s good stuff, and then gradually you get better at it. That’s why I say one of the most valuable traits is persistence.” – Octavia Butler…but I opened a file in the wee early […]

I Wasn’t Going To…


Pink Think: “I think everyone who makes movies should be forced to do television. Because you have to finish. You have to get it done, and there are a lot of decisions made just for the sake of making decisions. You do something because it’s efficient and because it gets […]

Two Sweetest Words



Pink Think: “I am thankful…to God for each story, each idea, each word, each day.” – Isaac Bashevis Singer original art from Rocky Point PARP Midway through NaNoWriMo and feeling good. Though not in the way I expected. I signed up for National Novel Writing Month with a 50k word […]

NaNo Was No Turkey


Pink Think: “Let your mind start a journey to a strange new world! Leave all thoughts of the life you knew before! Let your soul take you where you long to be!” -Erik, The Phantom in The Phantom of the Opera photo of The Phantom and Christine from Ace PhotosI’ve […]

A Phantom of an Idea