Writing
Do Good

Do Good

Last night did not go as expected AT ALL. I wrote ‘ACTION!’ five years ago – and boy were things different five years ago… I had just acted in my first play. Something I never had any ambition to do. My family graciously watched my boys so I could spend endless hours pouring myself into...
Inside Out

Inside Out

I haven’t written in awhile – well true stuff anyway. I actually wrote an entire play in three days about what I think meeting my birth mom will be like but that’s another story… There’s a reason for that. I haven’t been myself lately. At least I don’t think so. I am waiting on confirmation...
Stripped Down

Stripped Down

I remember 17. I remember graduating (a smidge early) and diving recklessly into the working world. I had a gorgeous, talented, musician boyfriend, a crap load of self-confidence and just enough seed money to pay for a months rent and security deposit. We eagerly moved out of our parent’s homes and started looking for jobs....
Never

Never

My husband never buys me flowers.  He doesn’t spend money on diamond rings and sparkly things.  Nope, no sports car, designer clothes or fancy hand bags either.  I seriously wouldn’t even know what was ‘upscale’ if he did.  OK, maybe if I had seen something on facebook about it a day or so earlier.  But...
Eyes Wider

Eyes Wider

  It’s been too long… I haven’t written much lately, and I think, once again, I was scared.  I’ve been busying myself with a whole new crop of ‘what not’ and the nervous energy involved with that seemed to take precedence.  Truth is, I was ducking the inevitable… the truth! Truth is, I’m about to...
Wanna Dance?

Wanna Dance?

Seeking literary representation is not unlike finding a date for prom.  You don’t want to go with just anyone because you have a reputation you are trying to maintain and a public you’ve worked hard to impress.  Well, who the heck are you trying to kid?  You’ve been standing against the same wall, in the...