…And Exhale

On the bright side Well, I got my editor’s notes regarding my draft memoir on Friday. In an attempt to prepare myself for the worst, I imagined all the negative things she could have written. None of those things came to pass. She also did not declare the book the greatest thing she’d ever read. …

Getting Real

It’s time. When I started this blog, I actually believed I could fill the spaces with funny, anecdotal stories about writing. Surely my wit could carry the day, right? As it turns out, I was mistaken. After this week, it feels disingenuous to project such a simple, one-sided view. It’s not about the lighter side …

Mental Health Awareness Week

Summer 1989 In honor of Mental Health Awareness Week, I thought I’d post a picture of my beautiful family from the year I was diagnosed with bipolar affective disorder. It was a tough summer for everybody. We were able to fit in a vacation in August, shown above, in Pequot Lakes, MN. Those wonderful babies …

New Social Links and Pages

Dorset, VT Fall is a great time for organizing and getting things done. In that spirit, I have added new social pages and links to accounts on Facebook and Instagram that will provide news for the book. I plan on adding content suitable to writing and publishing updates for the book. No political stuff as …