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Say No: Theatre Wisdom for Writers

Say No: Theatre Wisdom for Writers

All right, so today’s post isn’t a newsflash or even intrinsically tied to writing and theatre. It’s about the power of saying no. And also how sometimes you have to turn down amazing opportunities. Really. It’s ok. For a few […]

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Making Plans: How Not to Fall Behind

Making Plans: How Not to Fall Behind

I still struggle at making plans. I’ve become better over time because of my husband; he can be very German and needs plans. My family, on the other hand, prefers to play things by ear, which can lead to no […]

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Writing Limbo: Responsibilities and Tough Decisions

Writing Limbo: Responsibilities and Tough Decisions

I have been in writing limbo for the last year, maybe longer. It has been a time of low output and high flakiness. I have flaked out on so many things. Including my writing group. As writers, we tend to […]

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Touchstones: Shifting Focus

Touchstones: Shifting Focus

My focus is gone. It fled sometime last week, so if you see it, please send it back! But thanks to certain touchstones, I’ve been able to get a lot done. The more tired or the more stressed I am, […]

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Happy New Year! Hello, 2017 Goals

Happy New Year! Hello, 2017 Goals

First things first: Happy 2017! No pressure, but you have to be better than 2016 for me and everyone else on this earth. Ok? Ok. I’m relieved this New Year is finally here and I am more than ready to […]

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Happy New Year: 2017 Goals

Happy New Year: 2017 Goals

A new year. A clean slate. I have one goal, one hope for 2017: to be better. I squeaked in under the wire for last year with a story submission, which meant that my number of submissions for 2016 beat […]

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