Talking To Myself

I recently came across a quote by the late Terry Pratchett that has really given me perspective for writing: Although I have always been in the “don’t rewrite anything until you finish!” camp, this really gave me some perspective on why this method is helpful (beyond ‘so you actually get through the whole story’). I…

Breaks from Ballgowns

For those of you who don’t know, my other job is a costume designer/teacher/seamstress (Everyday Alice Boutique). With school being out for the summer, I have been working on a huge project for The Hall Sisters​, making fun, romantic 1940’s inspired gowns for them. It was a huge blessing to have 3 hours last night…

And That’s How The Cookie Crumbles

As they say, “best-laid plans of mice and men oft go astray”. I was so sure that I might never go back to “The Varken”, and following it up with “The Blessed” but I suppose my heart just needed a rest.