Category Archives: writing life

Absence and the Heart

  Next month my husband and I will celebrate our 16th anniversary. Like every couple, we’ve had our ups and downs, though the last few years have been challenging. We’ve definitely been through a lot together: surgeries, illnesses, the loss … Continue reading

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The Writer’s Addiction

Most people know that writers, as creative type people, seem to be especially prone to addictive substances. You know the usual lineup, alcohol, partying, infidelity, drugs, office products. Wait, what? See it seems that many writers are victims of the … Continue reading

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Time and Life

You know how it goes, one thing needs your attention, then another. Family, job, pets, dust bunnies, alien creatures, and flying monkeys; they all take a toll. Your proverbial plate gets more full by the day, and you wonder how … Continue reading

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Missing Pieces

Today would have been my Mom’s birthday. No, I don’t know how old she would have been. I never wanted to know her age, I wanted to think of her as that beautiful, ageless, person who was there from the … Continue reading

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The Road There

This month I’m doing National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). The point of NaNo is to write 50,000 words in the month of November. ideally, the writer begins with a fresh story, but I have a book I’ve already started to … Continue reading

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And the Treat Goes To…

It is my pleasure to announce the winner of an ebook copy of The Secrets of Ugly Creek goes to: Sheryl Hays. I used a random generator to make sure of fairness. I’ll be in contact with Sheryl. Hope all … Continue reading

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Treats Without Tricks

Last year at this time, my husband and II were in Tennessee near the Smoky Mountains. It’s a gorgeous time of year there. Blankets of yellow, brown, green, and orange cover the mountainsides. Crisp fall air caresses.Pumpkins are everywhere. It’s … Continue reading

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Party Time!

I’m celebrating today. It’s worldwide release day for my newest title, Secrets of Ugly Creek!        Come on in and have a good time.   Madison Clark comes home to Ugly Creek, Tennessee to protect her hometown from a hard-line journalist … Continue reading

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No Wimps Allowed

The last couple of weeks I’ve experienced one of those weird cosmic convergences that makes me think I need to pay attention. First there were two amazing blogs by the Social Network Ninja, Kristen Lamb. Bravely, Ms. Lamb took us … Continue reading

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▶ Aaron Wheelz Fotheringham – WCMX – AIRBOURNE – YouTube

Might wanna rethink that “confined to a wheelchair” thing.   ▶ Aaron Wheelz Fotheringham – WCMX – AIRBOURNE – YouTube.

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