Against Hate, Mental Health, Parenting, Spread Love, Twitter/Social Media, Writing

My Homeless Short Story

On this #GivingTuesday, just a mere days after Thanksgiving I sit back and think about what I’m thankful for. Over the last few years, I’ve found it difficult¬†to find the good in my life, because the bad has pulled blinders over my eyes and refused to allow me to see. That’s changing, and I’m doing… Read More My Homeless Short Story

Spread Love, Writing, Writing Dreams

How to Survive a Long Distance Marriage

Today my husband and I celebrated our 11 year wedding anniversary….a few thousand miles apart. His job often takes him away from me, and the schedule is beyond either of our control. In our 11 years of marriage, we’ve managed to make do with a few simple ways. Check them out and share your own… Read More How to Survive a Long Distance Marriage

Mental Health, Spread Love, Writing, Writing Dreams

Reality Check? Slap in the Face?

This will be another, sweet-tea drinking, toilet reading, type of post. ūüôā For those of you who care, (I see youuuu,¬†after my twitter post last night), I wanted to write this post for you, to explain the crazy. Got your drink of choice? Let’s dive in. Last night, I sent a small snippet- maybe 200… Read More Reality Check? Slap in the Face?

Mental Health, Spread Love, Writing, Writing Dreams

Why I Write: Inspired by a Twitter Hashtag

Recently, the question,¬†What inspires your writing?, came up on Twitter under the hashtag, “#AuthorConfession”. It got me thinking, and so I answered with, “Personal heartache is the greatest influence in my writing. So many genres can be spun from it. Not all: Strength.”¬†It’s true. While I haven’t published a novel yet, the story ideas that… Read More Why I Write: Inspired by a Twitter Hashtag