Do you track your books on Goodreads? I've got a new giveaway on Goodreads through the end of June! Sign up for a chance to win a signed copy of Wayfarer Aegis. This is the short story about Adara's time on the Aegis and how she rescued her fellow crew mates. Here's a synopsis of … Continue reading Wayfarer Aegis Giveaway!
At my job, a request has been made for all publication for faculty and staff in the last year. My faculty know I write so they have encouraged me to participate. I was feeling like I hadn’t done much over the last year. Then I gathered up the material. Since July of 2011 I’ve had … Continue reading Publications
I’ve had eczema on my legs for over two years. If you don’t know what it is, this is a rash like skin irritation which is very itchy and painful. I’ve tried steroid cream from the doctor and lots of over-the-counter stuff to try to get rid of this. The steroid cream made my normally … Continue reading Eczema
The concert was EXCELLENT! Ken and I both enjoyed the concert very much. I don’t think either of us would have missed it for anything. It was great for me to see Ken enjoying the live music of his favorite group. Don’t get me wrong I enjoyed the music (mostly). I loved watching the people … Continue reading Concert!!!
Yesterday my gout flared up – no fun let me tell you. The good thing that came out of it though is that I spent the majority of the day in my recliner. This meant that I finished Stephanie’s afghan!!! I don’t know how long I’ve been working on this afghan. It has eight points … Continue reading Done!!!
I joke to my flist on http://www.livejournal.comabout dreams that I have, in which we gather for reunions infused with long-weekend slumber parties and lots of gluten-free snack foods. The thing is, I really have had that dream recurrently, for years, and half or more of the people on my flist I’ve never met in-person. These … Continue reading Making Community – Kelley Harrell
Welcome back to the winter waddle!! We’ve had a very mild winter with little snow and temperatures more like late fall / early spring than winter. Today we have snow. It was supposed to be flurries – i.e. a few flakes whipping around. Instead we’ve had a steady snowfall smearing the landscape with white instead … Continue reading Weather
The week is drawing to a close and I'm exhausted. However, I'm still planning on going to the rally tomorrow in Whitewater. It is at 6 pm at the flagpoles. If you are local - come on out. There will be a debate in City Hall at 7 pm. I am most interested in that.Here … Continue reading Drawing to a Close
I've got a romance manuscript and in my manuscripts targetiing adults I include characters having sex. One of the most difficult things in writing a sex scene is finding the balance between describing the anatomy and act of sex without making it pornographic. How many euphemism can you really write about an erect male organ … Continue reading Romance and sex…
I know that my alarm goes off at 5:30 every morning. I hit my snooze and am out of bed by 6:06 almost every morning (sometimes I take an extra 9 minutes). Unless I'm on vacation, this is my routine - boring, normal, typical, routine for the evilness morning is - so not a morning person. Last … Continue reading Ridiculous…