Independence Day – I Am Thankful

I am thankful I am able to disagree with some decisions the politicians make for our country. I am thankful I can hoist the flag and sing our national anthem. I am thankful to worship in the church of my … Continue reading

Giving Myself a Kick in the Pants

When I worked full-time, I didn’t realize how much work my hubby put into making our garden areas so beautiful. Now that I’m handling all the work, I’m amazed at all he did. My back is killing me after spraying … Continue reading

Villains Who Continue to Haunt You

Recently I’ve been studying books to help define creating villains you love to hate. Probably the most well-known and remembered contemporary villain is Hallibal Lecter. Just thinking about him sends chills up my spine and raises the hairs on my … Continue reading

Embrace the Moments

I’m looking at a cloudless beautiful blue sky and sunshine. I’d like to reach out and capture the beauty to savor on rainy and snowy days. Pictures just don’t do justice to the images our eyes behold. In the garden, … Continue reading

It's All Downhill From Here

Yesterday, while doing my treadmill writing, I realized I’m only 100 pages from reaching the end of my current manuscript (based on editorial requirements). My heart did a happy tap dance because all the necessary pieces for the plot twists … Continue reading