The Book That Almost Broke Me

I did it. I wrote another book. Ok, in fairness, I wrote another manuscript. The book part will be a few weeks longer yet as it still needs to go through early reads, professional edits, and formatting. But I wrote another book. (Update - the book is done and scheduled for launch on March 26, … Continue reading The Book That Almost Broke Me

Temptation makes victory taste ever more sweet

There they lay, within reach, and yet to do so was entirely forbidden. It would be so easy, I told myself. All I had to do was open up one of kiddo's packaged snacks from the basket in the pantry and chew. All those delicious salty treats were mine for the taking. But I'd made a … Continue reading Temptation makes victory taste ever more sweet

It would be nice if I had found my sea legs

Growing up, my dad would occasionally take us out sailing on a nearby lake. There were days the water was as still as glass and the wind refused to fill the sails. On those days we would bake above deck while the boat inched along at a snail's pace. We could cool off by hopping … Continue reading It would be nice if I had found my sea legs