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My Writing

I DID IT!

Self-Publishing My Erotica Didn’t Kill Me I participated in NaNoWriMo this year and absolutely loved the experience. I had previously done the summer version Camp NaNoWriMo and loved that as well. I was determined to win and self-publish something that I wrote during NaNoWriMo. The month of November resulted in over 100,000 words written and […]

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christmas

Low Key Christmas

This year was extremely low key. Spending time with the family, watching football, and of course eating. Hubs cooked Christmas Eve dinner (well the fish part) and my mom cooked a ham (my dad doesnt do fish if he can help it). Many helpings were had by all. This year we set a reasonable budget […]

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Music

10 Songs I Will Listen To The Rest of My Life

I have always had an eclectic taste in music. In the span of an hour I could listen to everything from classical to death metal. Beautiful music is everywhere and in every genre. Music is life and a life saver most of the time. I can get lost in it and sometimes you just need […]

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Music

Woodstock Festival 1969

So a few months ago I couldn’t sleep and I came across a rough outline of the Woodstock festival lineup. It didn’t seem right to me so I figured I would make my own. (Another mind mapping experience success). This entire post was written in a mind map and then converted to markdown. I didn’t […]

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writing

The First Book Title

For years I have been saying that I was going to start writing and actually publish something other than poetry. Well, looks like that time has come. NaNoWriMo has inspired me to live my passion and not just talk about it. Starting small but I started. After another round of editing and making sure that […]

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writing

Camp NaNoWriMo – July Edition

Camp starts tomorrow and I am super excited about it. I had such an awesome time in April and July should be just as awesome. 👍 If you write and haven’t attended camp yet I highly suggest it. There is no cost but they do welcome donations to keep the program running. It’s an amazing […]

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Camp Nanowrimo

Camp So Far

Aren’t you a little old for camp? Someone actually said that to me the other day when they heard my answer for what my plans were for the weekend. Well…… yes and no. Traditional sleep away camp with all the good stuff that comes with it? Probably a bit too old. For Camp NaNoWriMo? HELL […]

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Inspiration

Best Advice I’ve Ever Received

“Stop trying to be what others want you to be. Be who makes you happy and do what makes you happy. If people fault you for that then they aren’t worthy of you anyway.” My Grandma The quote above is something that my grandmother told me right before she got really sick. It is a […]