I slept 17 hours yesterday. It had to be the stress. I’m really glad I’m currently working on non-fiction, because the last week would just drown everything out. I’ve been there before: the novel suddenly takes an awkward left turn into Life territory, the prior plot never to be seen again. I think I’d handle […]
Today was worse than yesterday…but it’s probable tomorrow will start the slow process of improvement. Once we cross the ferry. There’s a very slight risk that we won’t.
For some years, I’ve understood why I can’t write when certain kinds of things were going on in my life. Emotionally, they were loud, and for me, writing is listening to the quiet spaces where the words come from. It’s why I had so much trouble getting word count in my old career. I spent […]
It started, innocently enough, with a trip to the kitchen. I’d been wondering what was up on the upper shelves for some time. I saw a gluten-free pie crust mix, but knew there was a box behind it. Gluten-free brownies? Muffins? Something, I hoped. So I asked hubby to get it down for me, which […]