Mother. Designer. Coder. Writer. Singer. Complete Geek.
Many folks have already posted their memories, mourning for David Bowie. I’ve purposefully kept my distance from most, focusing on work instead. It seemed far too hard for me to acknowledge that he’s gone – a man who gave me a template for living by not fitting into any template at all, and yet fitting into every one perfectly. Under the weight of your wings You are a god and whatever I
I came across a quote, “Love is friendship set on fire” somewhere out in the world, and tonight it just brought this scene to mind. While just a bit of flash fiction, I think I might have to come back to this character, as she seems to have much more to say. Some days I can forget you. Some days I can forget the fact that from the moment
So many things going on lately – I just realized that I hadn’t posted any updates for #write365. I’ve been going back through and revising piecemeal on the Romantic Suspense, but it’s been quite minimal. Still better than the alternative, right? Work has been… well, work. I did start a Google Drive to throw the random prompts that I come across into… while I’ve got my long-form Nanowrimo idea doc
I lost a friend today. CindieLee Hendon, who saw me through some of my extreme lows and highs as I left teen years and headed into adulthood, died today. I’m still trying to wrap my head around that. So close to the first anniversary of my mother’s death, I just don’t think a part of me will allow for me to start processing this just yet. Instead, it swirls memories
I was all set and ready to update on here last night that OMG, I actually WROTE THINGS… and then I got distracted thanks to the 4.4 magnitude earthquake that hit SC/GA. We actually didn’t feel anything of import from it in Atlanta, to the point that I had to find out we’d had an earthquake from my social feeds. BUT I WROTE THINGS. Small things, but things nonetheless. I
Things have been crazy today – We started with a heavy snow layer that sat upon the ice that had come in yesterday, then seeing those elusive blue skies and bright sunshine to start the thawing out process. We’re finishing out the day here in Atlanta going back below freezing just so we can wake up to not-great roads for another day. Meanwhile, I was working. I wish I could
To ease myself back into writing everyday for 365 days, I’m in search of a good flash fiction prompt site. I just finished up a rather large and stressful project at work (literally – the show site launched today), and we’re currently iced-in until at least Friday here in the ATL. My brain needs a bit of a refresher before heading back into my two WIP, clear out the cobwebs