An Accidental Ode.

Last night before bed, I had the intention of either writing a short story or, at the very least, coming up with a few ideas for short stories. But as I sat and thought, nothing came to my head. All I could think about was the place where I was raised. I decided to write…
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Elated.

Today is a beautiful day. And I’m in a state of euphoric bliss. It’s always a magnificent moment when you realize that something you’ve been working on for months or years is finally coming together. I just found the proofreader for my first novel (and hopefully for all the novels I ever write). She is…
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How it all started.

So … I have a confession. There was a time in my life that I refused to pick up a book for pleasure. I know. I know. It’s shameful. After having terrible literature shoved down my throat during college (there was this one Comp professor who–if I recall correctly–I lovingly referred to as the Spawn…
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A little overwhelmed.

Today I received yet another donation to my RocketHub project. I’m at $1750 now! Whoa. I saw the number. I saw how many people had funded me. Then I thought about how many people are following my progress on Twitter and Facebook and this blog (and how many people are supporting and encouraging me).┬áNow I’m…
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Blessed.

Today I’m feeling overwhelmed by the support I have received from everyone for this new chapter in my life. My RocketHub reached it’s goal today! I still need to get to the $2300 mark to cover all the expenses, but to have $1500 to invest in the novel is absolutely incredible. I cannot wait to…
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