Blogging From A to Z, Random Ramblings

A is for Advice Books #atozchallenge

A Procrastinator's Guide From A to Z "You know how advice is.  You only want it if it agrees with what you wanted to do anyway."  John Steinbeck A is for Advice Books. If you want to avoid doing what you think you should be doing, take a trip to the self-help or how-to section… Continue reading A is for Advice Books #atozchallenge

Life, Random Ramblings

Double, Double Toil and Fresh Lemon Juice?

I'm a bit under the weather this morning.  I felt it coming on last night while I was at work.  Hubby's had a cold.  Kiddo had a cold.  And now...I have a cold. So, I did what I do.  Perfectionism at its finest!  I threw together every cliché I could think of for warding off… Continue reading Double, Double Toil and Fresh Lemon Juice?

Writing

Writing 101: I Write Because…

I write because the world is messy, and funny, and ironic.  When I look at the world around me, I see oddball details, details I feel compelled to show others. I see a story in the woman standing in front of me in the check-out line.  She isn't just some lady with too much lipstick… Continue reading Writing 101: I Write Because…