Category Archives: Writing

Ah, the good stuff! We finally made it through the mess we had on our drive to Destin (read parts 1, 2, and 3) and the payoff was spectacular! I’ve never been to a beautiful beach. Honestly, I wouldn’t totally consider myself a beach person either. Crazy, huh? Considering we planned a vacation on the […]

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Read Part 1 of this story here. Read Part 2 of this story here. *** That last post was a little dramatic which is so unlike me. I swear to the Heavens above I’m not that dramatic!!! Just kidding about that last exclamatory sentence. I’m really pretty chill but the thought of Aaron being hurt, really […]

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Read Part 1 of this story here. *** You know that feeling when you have to put your dog to sleep because she has severe heart failure and you’re standing there giving her kisses as you watch the life drain from her eyes while they’re euthanizing her…and you begin to see stars and all of […]

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I’m going to preface the next few posts by telling you that Aaron and I had a great vacation in Destin this past weekend and I would go back in a second. The beaches were beautiful, the weather was gorgeous, and we ate some really delicious food. With that said… I have a few stories […]

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The above photo is a view of most of my days – In front of a computer screen. That’s the season I’m in right now. I have an end of July deadline for the first draft of my book to turn in to an editor. Then, Aaron and I are taking a few days vacation […]

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Life has been so full lately that I forgot to mention something pretty awesome!… I got paid to write! Not only that, I got paid to write something FUN! It’s a comedy web series called FORE!. {photo courtesy of watchfore.com} Back in October I answered a writers call for a new comedy web series that was […]

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This wasn’t supposed to be an eventful grocery store trip. I was just grabbing a few items that Aaron had so curteously left on the magnetic notepad we have reserved on the fridge for a grocery list. I was however, in a bit of a time crunch. So much so that as I was entering […]

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In college my minor was in creative writing. All of the classes I took to get those credits were semester-long writing workshops and intensives and I ate them up. I loved it! Recently, I was doing some organizing and came across my journal from the poetry workshop I took one semester and had a fun […]

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I spent the first seven years of my life as an only child. With being the only kid among a sea of adults there is an unusual sense of loneliness that is echoed by all the school friends’ relationships with their siblings. There was an unspoken connection between my friends and their siblings that I […]

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Thank you for taking time to read today’s post – it’s a special one…It’s Lucille Ball’s 100th birthday! To celebrate I’ve written this special post and I’m also doing something even more spectacular…I’m hosting my first GIVEAWAY! Shut the front door! Read through this special tribute and find out how you can win something awesome! […]

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