Blogger’s Against Abuse Day

Today September 27th, BlogCatalog has designated as Blogger’s Against Abuse Day.And sadly the list of abuses one could blog about are staggering.But I chose to blog about animal abuse because to me animals are so vulnerable and love so unconditionally. Everyday I write my constant companion is my chocolate lab, her full name is Mocha… Continue reading Blogger’s Against Abuse Day


Writing gives you the illusion of control, and then you realize it’s just an illusion, that people are going to bring their own stuff into it. David Sedaris, interview in Louisville Courier-Journal, June 5, 2005

Winning is great!

Thanks to all who voted and to Writer Unboxed for their fun contest! Thanks also goes to the editors at Writer’s Digest for donating the five Writer’s Market books for the contest. Thank you!!

No More Bacon Please.

“Life expectancy would grow by leaps and bounds if green vegetables smelled as good as bacon.”Doug Larson I just found out that all the newsletters and emails you sign up for that clog your inbox are called BACON. As opposed to SPAM which you didn’t sign up for. Because I get so much bacon every… Continue reading No More Bacon Please.

Nighttime is the best time

Nighttime is really the best time to work. All the ideas are there to be yours because everyone else is asleep.Catherine O’Hara What is the best time to write? Many authors swear by the early morning hours while others find nighttime is best. At 3:30 this morning when I couldn’t sleep I got up and… Continue reading Nighttime is the best time