It's my birthday and I'm stuck at work because reasons, so instead of doing library stuff, I'm typing up this blog entry. Enjoy! Spring 1996. It was my last year in the ballet company, and I knew it. I was worn down - like, I can't overemphasize how BUSY I was in high school, between … Continue reading Sleeping Beauty Casting – A Tale
Today's entry was inspired by the #TweepWriter question for day 14 of October: Which is easier to write, the protagonist or antagonist? Over the course of my entire series, each of the four MCs has POV chapters, if not entire books (TJ and Whisky, in the beginning, when there IS no one else!). As in … Continue reading Who’s Easier to Write?
ETA: this is another pilfered entry from a previous, now defunct author blog I had last year. I meant to post it yesterday, on the actual anniversary of Garfield's assassination, but I ended up going to the ER with my husband AGAIN for this hellacious illness we're both suffering from. Anyway, please enjoy! 2002. Home … Continue reading Thank You For Everything, Charles Guiteau
Hi everyone! This post is actually an edited version of one from a previous "author blog" I started last year, when I first got serious about writing and publishing my series. Enjoy! [note: the auditorium that serves as the main background picture/banner/whatever on my blog is the very same theatre whose backstage is depicted throughout] … Continue reading Write What You Know? Yes and No
Hi guys! I don't think I'm going to have time to write a "real" entry this week, what with a medical thing on Tuesday and plenty of stuff to do at work. So instead, I'll leave you with some bullet point thoughts on last night's Tony Awards. Enjoy! I really didn't have a horse in … Continue reading Tony Awards 2017: Thoughts!
Dear characters: First of all, I am sorry. I'm sorry for what happened 9 years ago today, when your world got turned upside down, just when it seemed like things were going kinda okay for once. This wasn't an event I was planning to have happen-- its occurrence blind sided me too. (damn you, wily … Continue reading A Letter to My Characters
Hi guys, how was your Memorial Day weekend? Mine was great! Finally got patio furniture and our grill ready to go, had a day at the park that could have been directed by David Lynch (maybe I'll describe it in a later entry, lol), and had a Sunday that my main character would wholeheartedly have approved … Continue reading Failing