March 30, 2009

Inspiring Each Other: Other Writer-Mom Blogs

Last week I stumbled on to some other blogs for writer-moms, and I’m so glad I did! While visiting Julie Steed’s blog,, I won a […]
March 30, 2009

Inspiring Each Other

This weekend, in between the kids’ swimming lessons, baseball practice and running to a 70th birthday party for a neighbor and my husband’s work party, I […]
March 23, 2009

Technology’s role on the teens…and the writers

I heard a good story on the radio which showed me how technology has affected teenagers. This man said he was chaperoning his son’s high school […]
March 21, 2009

When the sports news isn’t so good

If the TV wasn’t a 50-inch one, I would’ve chucked it out the window. “Mom, what’s a ‘sexual assault’?” my 9-and 11-year old boys asked me. […]
March 17, 2009

Annie Finn and Vincent Ryan

Their black-and-white pictures stare back at me in my dining room. Their solid, blank expressions provide no answers to my questions. Annie Finn, a cute curly-haired […]
March 13, 2009

Bringing in the big hair to your writing

My six-year-old daughter was whining. “Honey, you can’t go outside right now, we’re just about to eat,” I repeated. She lay on the floor, huffing, indignant […]
March 11, 2009

Did she ever read the letter?

I don’t know if you caught the Grammys a few weeks back, but etched into my brain was the song and interplay between Robert Plant and […]
March 10, 2009

Editor Mom

Ask the kids what’s on their minds. They’ll tell you quickly, without any editing. My eleven-year-old told me today we MUST upgrade our PlayStation 2 to […]