The social media news that I’ve been hearing recently is teens are leaving Facebook. My knee jerk response: I’ll come with you. Facebook is not my favorite way to connect online.   Instagram is a way to connect via your pictures   According to a mediabistro article, my attraction to Instagram is due to a desire to escape from Facebook. It’s kind of true. I mean I’ve been on FB for two years, but still I feel like the… Read more »

Today’s topic: Reading. Mission: Find a quote that highlights the awesomeness of bookish pursuits. Conflict: “Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.” ~Albert Einstein  VS. “Books are a uniquely portable magic . . . If you don’t have time to read, you don’t have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.”… Read more »

It’s National Novel Writing Month and I’m participating again.  It’s so exciting starting a brand new project. Although, I have to admit, I’ve never juggled this many writing projects at one time.  I’m thinking about buying brand new outfits–one for each story.  Then I could just change wardrobe when I open a different Word document (I assume my brain will make the transition as well). Totally makes sense, right? Even without the new outfits, I’m having fun.  This NaNoWriMo quote… Read more »