Why I Write

I’m bad at taking vitamins, keeping track of my glasses, and returning library books on time. My cats probably wish I would change the litter box more often. If it weren’t for my husband waking up thirty minutes early each morning and doing all the hard work—making the kids’ lunches, being my alarm clock, turning … Continue reading Why I Write

A Word About Word Count–Inspiration Grab Bag #3

A Word About Word Count But before I start, let me pause to swoon: Dean Wesley Smith. There, it's out. I've got a writer's crush. Is it the cowboy hat? The prolificity? Or the fact that the man just wrote a 70,000 word novel in 10 DAYS? (And to my husband, who I know is … Continue reading A Word About Word Count–Inspiration Grab Bag #3