I wrote a while back about how I woke at five each day to write, but I found it difficult to keep that routine going in the summer when I started wrestling with some insomnia. Five AM became a ridiculous aspiration, so I tried six instead. (Maybe 6:30.) Seven on the weekend; I’d definitely get… Read More routine


I’ve abandoned this blog in the last couple months because I’ve been focusing on my manuscript. I’ve been on what feels like a never ending quest to improve it. I want it stronger, better. And it’s getting there, slowly. I continue to search for ways to make it better. I enrolled in a class through… Read More growing


I completed the final revisions on my first manuscript this week. It’s strange to not be working on it anymore. I’ve made it as good as I know how and there’s nothing else for me to do at this point. Which means, the time has come to start a new project. I started my second… Read More rhythm