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NaNoWriMo 2021


I’m a full time Indie Author and Blogger.
I live in North America with my husband, Michael.
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What do World Braille Day and Our Place have in common?
Happy World Braille Day! ⠠⠓⠁⠏⠏⠽ ⠠⠺⠕⠗⠇⠙ ⠠⠃⠗⠁⠊⠇⠇⠑ ⠠⠙⠁⠽⠖ This year is the third World Braille Day, and we’re happy to be able to make this announcement on the day we celebrate Louis Braille’s accomplishments and the spread of braille around the world! For a while now, Hyacinth and Michael have been working on a seriesContinue reading "What do World Braille Day and Our Place have in common?"

Writing Advice & Nonfiction

One day in the Garden
This post isn't about gardening, or even being outdoors. I didn't know this two years …
Getting Ready for NaNoWriMo
I was too late last year, but this year, I'm going to do NaNoWriMo. National …
I Intend to Win
I'm feeling revved about NaNoWriMo. I plan to update a blog post each day with …
The Hardest Part of Writing
For me, it's not getting the idea that I find difficult. I don't struggle with …
After You Revise
You've worked very hard and finished revising your novel. Isn't it amazing how long it …
Starting NaNoWriMo
I was quite nervous, but I got started on Friday. My book took an unexpected …
Week One
In the first seven days of NaNoWriMo, I have written an average of 4,000 words …
Week Two
Week one ended with the realization that my word count could only increase if I …
Be a Movie Star
91,464 of 50,000 words written title: Be a Movie Star genre: some kind of family …
Week Three
At the end of week two, I had already written 50,000 words and had completed …

Free Fiction & Haiku

I write both free fiction and haiku poetry that I’d like to share with you.
Visit my Free Fiction page.
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Below, I’m featuring some of my latest haiku poetry.
For more, visit my haiku category page.

Haiku – June 10
Identity is, Something each one …
Haiku – June 8
Write just the first line, …
Haiku – June 7
Water flowing swift, Takes me …
Stars – Haiku
Stars pin-point the sky, Like …
Haiku – June 3
When the moon shines bright, …
Haiku – June 2
Singing in the trees, Laughter …
Haiku – June 1
Time's not on my side, …