No More Excuses

My big thing for not submitting more is I don't have time.  This is true.  Time is my most limited resource.  However, it's an excuse.  So this week I went out to some of the publications I know I want to submit to.  I didn't take time to research new ones because that eats up … Continue reading No More Excuses

Halfway through the Year

It just dawned on me that we are halfway through the year.  My first six months of 2014 have been incredibly busy with writing, family, and work.  In January, I was disappointed I didn't get the grant I'd tried for.  I was very disappointed to the point where I thought I'd never have the time … Continue reading Halfway through the Year

New Publications

Circle Magazine came out while I was gone to Georgia.  I wasn’t surprised to see an envelope with it in when I got back.  I knew one of my articles was in it.  I was pleasantly surprised to find they had also published two of my poems in it.  I’ve listed them on my Credits … Continue reading New Publications

More Rejections

I’ve had a bit of success with getting a few things published.  However, it seems like every time I open my email I’m looking at more rejections.  I know they are a part of writing.  I know it usually isn’t the style and quality of writing but some days it is hard to take.I’ve let … Continue reading More Rejections

Summing up the week

It has been an eventful week.  There has been a lot going on in the political arena.  It had the unexpected benefit of creating a family gathering with little arguing and a lot of agreement on the one topic which seems to have unified the family.  Surprisingly this is politics.  One of my sisters has been … Continue reading Summing up the week