Camp NaNo and PAD 2017

I tried to tackle Camp and PAD (Poem a Day) last year, and...wow. It was a pretty bad idea! I alllmost succeeded for Camp. I was so close!! Only a couple thousand words (hours b/c I was editing) away. Then the last few days of the month ran me over like a semi and I didn't … Continue reading Camp NaNo and PAD 2017

Is It Okay To Just Be Yourself?

Haaaah...you know it's the end of the day when you attempt to link up to Beautiful People by typing in 'Beautiful People' instead of 'Paper Fury'.... Sadly it cannot be the end of the day as there is writing to be done. Cooking to be done. Eating, of course. And editing (for a friend). You know … Continue reading Is It Okay To Just Be Yourself?

2017 Mid-Winter Writers Conference

Writing/crit groups aren't crucial in the writer's life per se...but they have an incredible track record of epic when it comes to honing one's skills. It seems like everyone who writes seriously urges fellow writers find an active group to throw themselves into. I was interested, of course, but finding and joining a group was much harder than I thought … Continue reading 2017 Mid-Winter Writers Conference

Choose Love: Be Open-Minded

Happy Valentine's Day! ❤ Whether you're in a relationship, contemplating being in one, yearning to find somebody, or loving your season of romantic solitude, I truly wish you the best. As for me, I've now been married 4+ years (June will be our 5th anniversary! Time flies), and I've yet to make my husband any chocolate! I … Continue reading Choose Love: Be Open-Minded