Why I Probably Won’t Let My Family Read My Works, Now or Ever Again…

It's one of those basic things I've read about so often when it comes to editing and/or before submitting your stuff. I've lost count the numbers of sites telling you to get your family reading what you have. Get them reading your work, because you'll get some useful criticism from people who care for you, … Continue reading Why I Probably Won’t Let My Family Read My Works, Now or Ever Again…

I think I’m starting to get out of my own way: re-examining my box

If there's anything I've written about the past year that I consider to be my own personal pet peeve about...well, my person...it would be my chatty, hyper tendencies in public. There have been plenty of times I've wondered why I can't buckle down and be serious. I don't think I've ever been to an office … Continue reading I think I’m starting to get out of my own way: re-examining my box

Three things that need to return to American schools: cursive writing, checkbook balancing, & counseling.

I've had some pet peeves about the education system for a few years...and they're not about standardized testing for once! With the craziness surrounding school safety and all, there are bigger fish to fry... but so long as adults are (hopefully) taking a harder look at the way schools work, I'd like a few little … Continue reading Three things that need to return to American schools: cursive writing, checkbook balancing, & counseling.