Throwback Thursday: Paper or eBook?

NaNoWriMo Totals to Date: 12 536 words, 17 cups of coffee, one cup of Earl Grey, one cup of tea (unknown), two glasses of Rum &Coke, one glass of cabernet, and a half-pint of a Session IPA. Here’s another post from the annals of history: OK, it was only at the beginning of this year.Continue reading “Throwback Thursday: Paper or eBook?”

Weird Wednesday: NaNoWriMo/Cartoons

I woke up this morning and realized that I had not fully prepared my newsletter for today, or my post. Why am I telling you this? Probably because I am obsessed with word count (not really) during NaNoWriMo. I also realized that I missed posting my Miniscules cartoon to Instagram. Actually, I missed drawing itContinue reading “Weird Wednesday: NaNoWriMo/Cartoons”

Time Machine Tuesday: Reading and Watching

NNaNoWriMo Totals to Date: 11 400 words, 15 cups of coffee, one cup of Earl Grey, one cup of tea (unknown), two glasses of Rum &Coke, one glass of cabernet, and a half-pint of a Session IPA. Here are two reading related posts from early in my blogging … Journey? Foray? Venture? Career? —no, definitelyContinue reading “Time Machine Tuesday: Reading and Watching”

Weekend Wrap-up / NaNoWriMo Day 13

NaNoWriMo Totals to Date: 8218 words, 12 cups of coffee, one cup of Earl Grey, one cup of tea (unknown), one glass Rum &Coke, one glass of cabernet, and a half-pint of a Session IPA. I had a few author interview questionnaires to put together, so I got caught up on those. Now back toContinue reading “Weekend Wrap-up / NaNoWriMo Day 13”

Throwback Thursday: A Two-Fer

Take a moment to day to remember and honor all the veterans and soldiers who have sacrificed so much. Sometimes it feels like it is all for naught, but imagine what it would be like without them. My blogging has evolved. Looking back to my early posts are a real eye opener. My style hasn’tContinue reading “Throwback Thursday: A Two-Fer”

Weird Wednesday: Cartoons/NaNoWriMo

I realized that my update could be a bit misleading. One reader may have thought that it was a previous day’s total (not monthly) which would be good for word count, but the coffee/beverage intake is quite alarming. So, here are the monthly totals: NaNoWriMo Totals to Date: 6400 words, 10 cups of coffee, oneContinue reading “Weird Wednesday: Cartoons/NaNoWriMo”

RollerQuotester: Life has Its Ups and Downs

I took break from NaNoWriMo yesterday to get my last project ready to send to my editor. I did get a few hundred words written later in the day with a half pint of a Session IPA. I went for a run for the first time in … a week? Odd thing come to mindContinue reading “RollerQuotester: Life has Its Ups and Downs”

Weekend Wrap-up / NaNoWriMo Day 5

NaNoWriMo Update: 4168 words, 6 cups of coffee (will be 7 soon), and one glass of cabernet. Yes, that was my evening writing session. Other writing news: The novella I started last November is almost ready to go to my editor. Any other writers out there get tired of re-reading their story, looking for errors?Continue reading “Weekend Wrap-up / NaNoWriMo Day 5”

October 31st: Going AWOL (Author / Writer On the Loose)

It is the eve of NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) and I will be suspending my usual themed posts other than Free Book Friday, as I focus on writing ~1600 words/day for the next 30—30 days has September, April, June, and — Yes, 30 days. and I am anticipating that for the second year inContinue reading “October 31st: Going AWOL (Author / Writer On the Loose)”