Mommy Writes, News & Updates, The Writer's Life

Mommy Writes Studio – A Dream Come True!

It feels so good to be writing, again! I have been waiting a very long time for a quiet space free of distractions, and now it is complete… almost!

Mommy Writes, The Writer's Life

Working Moms and the Dreamer

What can a mom do to balance out her home/work life and pursue her dreams? I struggle to find the answer as I care for my family while looking forlornly at my dormant computer.  As moms, If we don’t maintain our dreams and put a little effort into them each day, we get lost and… Continue reading Working Moms and the Dreamer

The Writer's Life

Writing in the Dead of Night

Wyatt's first night in his toddler bed. We converted his crib by adding a guardrail and spent hours teaching him how to climb in and out of his new bed. Each night, I look forward to when my son falls asleep. We have a ritual after the traditional bedtime routine. I hold him in my… Continue reading Writing in the Dead of Night

The Writer's Life

In the Throws of Edits

Every novelist will tell you that writing a book is the easy part. Editing it is the pits. When an author takes their own imagination and free writes their book without a scripted outline or any idea of where they are going, the story flows like jagged rocks tumbling down a mountainside and crashing into… Continue reading In the Throws of Edits

The Writer's Life

A New Look!

While reaching for a glass, I pondered on where I should begin to write. Do I start the edits of my novels? Or should I write another article? I turned the faucet on and clear liquid swished through the tight cylinder; splashing against a stainless steel basin. I placed my cup under the spout and… Continue reading A New Look!

Diary of a Fat Girl, Journeys Through Meditation, News & Updates, The Writer's Life

Miracles and Gifts

I am certain by now that you have noticed my silence.  There were many things that I wanted to write about, but all of which required me to pen this letter to you, my dearest readers.  I must admit that guilt kept me from writing you.  I started this blog as a journey through my… Continue reading Miracles and Gifts

The Writer's Life

The Giving Family

We are a generous family; often giving where it is needed even when we didn’t have much at all. And, it only makes sense to continue giving of ourselves to others in need.