Surgery and Other Updates

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

A New Scooter!

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!

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

Holiday Busyness

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

Editing

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

Weekend

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 Work Days!!

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!!

Working on Writing

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