Time Waster

Time Waster

My name is Elisa and I am a chronic time waster. How about that for a day’s confession? My best methods include TV, though is it a waste if I take joy from it?; social media, when it isn’t writer-related; […]

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Cleaning the Writer’s Office – After

Cleaning the Writer’s Office – After

Remember my writing office before? Here is a flashback of my absolutely mortification if you need it. This update is all about the books. I went in with the goal to halve my books. Which means culling from my existing […]

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Novel in 90 Days. Join me?

Novel in 90 Days. Join me?

Are you ready to hear what I have planned for my sabbatical from work? I’m planning to write a novel in 90 days. Where did the idea come from? Way back when, I used to take part in a livejournal […]

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An Old Irritation

An Old Irritation

Once again I find myself narrowing my eyes—at myself—and wondering why I am the way I am. What way is that? Able to focus, produce, and excel as long as I’m hitting someone else’s deadlines and expectations. Returning to the […]

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2017 Goals: Second Check-In

2017 Goals: Second Check-In

This month’s check-in is going to be a bit different for me after all the momentum with my first check-in. When I wrote out my goals in January I had no idea that I’d be enrolling in online courses. When […]

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Cafe Writer (or the Ultimate Writer Cliche)

Cafe Writer (or the Ultimate Writer Cliche)

This post is to talk about the ultimate writer cliche: cafe writing. You can picture it in your head, easy peasy. A writer–any writer–with a cup of caffeine at their side, staring out the cafe windows as the word passes […]

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