Last Wednesday I had sinus surgery. It was a day surgery where they cleaned out my sinuses, straightened a deviated septum, narrowed some bone in my nose to alleviate some of the allergic reactions I have, and removed a bone spur. Each hospital personnel who entered my room for the first time commented on my … Continue reading Surgery and Other Updates
I ordered my new scooter yesterday! My DVR counselor pushed the paperwork and got all of it done so I could get my scooter on order! The scooter should be here in a week to ten days. I still have to go back to work with the manual wheel chair next week but there will … Continue reading A New Scooter!
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
I edited and refined two stories to submit to a contest. I don't know how either of them will play for the company but they are strong stories even if one is a little controversial. That's what I did with my morning yesterday. A friend came over and she graded while I worked on editing … Continue reading Holiday Busyness
This summer I had a long list of things to get done. I’ve done almost none of them. My only excuse is I got distracted and overwhelmed by the moves going on in my life. Now at this stage I just want a bit of peace before the next semester begins. I have about three … Continue reading Editing
Bills are paid. Grocery shopping is done. I’ve done a small amount of homework. However, I have two very long to do lists which aren’t getting done as quickly as I’d like. I know I push myself (sometimes too hard) but I have a lot on my plate right now. Went shopping with Kelly yesterday … Continue reading Weekend
Five more days! Yet another countdown for me, I have five more work days to get through and then I will have off until the 15th. This is very exciting for a number of reasons. Vacation is always good. Holiday pay is always good. The two girls coming from Georgia is wonderful. Time off is … Continue reading Five More Work Days!!
This weekend I was determined to get through my pile of submission guidelines. I was supposed to submit something to every single one I had. All you experienced writers stop laughing - I might have done it. Okay so I didn't.I did go through and submit a large number of fiction and poetry to a … Continue reading Working on Writing