Monthly Archives: May 2011

My Brain is Tired!

I’m taking a little break from writing right now.  I still do my writing practice every morning, just taking a break from creating any type of story.  My brain is tired.  I spent a lot of time and mental energy … Continue reading

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Exhaustion Has Taken Over

I am so exhausted!  I finally submitted the flash fiction story yesterday and it was about time too.  I wasn’t sleeping well — all I could think about was different ways to improve the story.  I wanted to submit it … Continue reading

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Writer’s Groups

Does anyone out there belong to a writer’s group?  I’m thinking of joining my local writer’s group, but it costs $40/yr to become a member.  I’ve read so many mixed things about them – mostly negative although I imagine a … Continue reading

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Adventures in Contest Submission

I hadn’t planned to do much today.  I spent the last few days editing which turned out to be quite exhausting.  Yesterday wasn’t so bad though.  I edited in the morning and then went to Barnes & Noble in the … Continue reading

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The Fun Part of Writing – Editing

I’m almost finished editing the flash fiction story I wrote the other day.  It’s already been through 4 revisions.  All that’s left to do is read it out loud a few times to make sure it flows and sounds right.  … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction

Today I wrote a short fiction piece – it’s about 350 words.  I’ve been wanting to try my hand at flash fiction for quite awhile.  Mostly because it’s a challenge and I’ve been afraid to try because I didn’t think … Continue reading

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I Love Books!

I’m so excited!  I just got a new batch of books delivered today from Amazon.  I don’t know why, but I have this obsessive need to buy books.  I love books!  I had six delivered today on top of the … Continue reading

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