Plate Update: Mysteries, Dragons, and Lightning

(For the sake of not skipping March’s update, I’m slipping this in here on the weekend since the weekdays are filled up with Camp NaNoWriMo currently. πŸ˜‰ ) March just marched away, and here we are in April. πŸ˜‰ March was a nice month with some wonderful spring weather for a few seconds there. πŸ˜‰ … More Plate Update: Mysteries, Dragons, and Lightning

Half and Half

Camp NaNoWriMo day two is in the bag! πŸ˜€ I just hit halfway through chapter two of my story, and I’m still getting a feel for it. I plan for this mostly to be an epistolary (told through letters) story, but I have some setting up/character development to do before the letters happen. πŸ˜€ Right … More Half and Half

Stories at War

There are three stories that have been fighting for my brain space this week (and I’ll let you guess which one won the most). First, “The Story I Should Be Working On”, a.k.a. “The Night Archers”, sequel to The Twin Arrows. I researched lightning strikes, medieval terms for family members, and even *almost* named the … More Stories at War

Plate Update: Threads, Sour Cream, and Storytime

I blinked and October was over. O.o. *waves* October’s full plate had a few squares of almond flour coffee cake because I enjoyed experimenting with/perfecting new flavors. πŸ˜€ Anyway, here’s a quick update on my full plate last month.Β πŸ˜‰ Pleasure read: Echoes of Mercy (three stars) Like Magic (three stars) Henry and the Chalk Dragon … More Plate Update: Threads, Sour Cream, and Storytime

Plate Update: Football, Christmas Cards, and Himalayas

So… this is late. πŸ˜€ I usually post my “Plate Update” (a quick review of what I accomplished/experienced off my “full plate” the month before) in the first week of a new month, but between that amazing Five Fall Favorites party and some other things I wanted to post last week… here we are. πŸ˜€ … More Plate Update: Football, Christmas Cards, and Himalayas

Happily Busy

First of all, HAPPPPPPYYY AUTUMN!!! I wore a sweater last week, and I can’t wait our weather is cool enough for that to become a regular thing. I love my sweaters. ❀ Even though I believe in letting autumn be autumn (and we’re slowly decorating the house with pretties), I’ve been working on a Christmas … More Happily Busy