An old post recently drew my attention. It was posted way back in 2013 after I started the blog in the fall of 2012. It was titled Face the Fear with Your Confident Face in Place. Back then, I was terrified of putting my writing out into the blogosphere just as I shied away from… Continue reading Words and Broken Bits
I’d sit in the doorway of my sister’s bedroom and watch her reading, envying her ability to understand the words. There was something there, something I was missing out on, but try as I might, words on a black and white page refused to make sense to me. One day, we were still in elementary… Continue reading Maybe This is Where It All Started
Hello Dear Readers! I have been away longer than I intended. As always, I appreciate how understanding and supportive every single one of you are. Let me share why I’ve been absent for January. Way back when I ran the Kickstarter for The Adventure, a friend suggested it would be a great book for a… Continue reading January Whizzed Right Past
Ready, set, here we go! Today launches The Adventure Kickstarter. My excitement knows no bounds! My poor husband is dealing with me jumping up and down like a child on Christmas morning. Seriously, since January, I and those amazing people who have agreed to help me throughout the year have been working toward this. And… Continue reading The Adventure Kickstarter!
(Update: Now that the Kickstarter has launched, you can go here to check it out=) My sister tells me I should do one scary thing a day. This might be my scary thing for the next year! This Thursday, a 30 day Kickstarter starts for The Adventure book. But anything worthwhile is difficult and scary… Continue reading The Adventure Kickstarter Starts Soon!
I sit in the hard chair and fidget. Glance at the clock. Daft! Ten minutes till the bell and I have two questions to go on the quiz. Ok, question number 9, I know it says number 9. What I don't know is what it asks. Focus, Jen! First word's what. What...does..eht..oops that's the. What… Continue reading My Why
Do you ever exclude yourself from the world? Hole up for awhile and not want to leave the house? Plug into a video game? Stick your nose in a book? Zone out at the Television? The scary part in this is the tendency to make it a habit. Books are my weakness usually but whether… Continue reading Hermit-itous