The Teachable Spirit and the Writer

As a mom and homeschool teacher, I’m always on the word “teachable spirit” with my kids. When they are being obstinate or rude or just not listening, I have found myself saying, “Where is your teachable spirit?”So what does it mean to have a teachable spirit and how does it relate to writing? Oh boy, Read more about The Teachable Spirit and the Writer[…]

It’s happened again…

I received a partial request… and I am immediately thankful I already started my first person rewrites… Sweeet! The funniest/craziest part of this request… I didn’t query for it. No, true story! Honest! I did query HER… sorta, if you could call that a query I sent. It was more like a “Umm yah, here Read more about It’s happened again…[…]

My goals this week…

It’s my birthday week… yes, I am turning older… a whole year older. How does that happen? In any event, if I don’t make goals for the week, things aren’t going to go as well as they could. Turning older takes thought and consideration. If I don’t have it written down, I just might think Read more about My goals this week…[…]

Ouch but awesome…

You know when someone pokes you REALLY hard… it makes you jump and maybe scream like a school aged child? And maybe it even hurts a little but after you rub it for a second you are good to go…? But the reason they poked you, totally worth it… right? Well okay, not always… but Read more about Ouch but awesome…[…]