Monthly Archives: January 2013

My Sister Would Understand

After a visit with my mother, I miss being able to share it with my sister who used to live in California. She would have laughed over my mother’s quirks and been interested in the trivial details. Since she couldn’t … Continue reading

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Titles

My second chapter of ‘Yes, Or?’ is up for review at critiquecircle.com and someone asked me about the title. Which a friend at lunch also asked about this week, so time to write my thoughts down. The title is because … Continue reading

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So Good to be Home

I was only gone a week, so my routines and habits are back in force except that every so often I hug myself and say, “I’m home!” It is so good to be home. I lowered my expectations for my … Continue reading

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Ready to go home

My week in Maryland is almost over and I’m very much looking forward to being home. I like spending time with my husband. I’m home alone during the day in Illinois usually but it’s different when it’s my home, not … Continue reading

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Working in a different space

I drove back to Maryland with my daughter– to help with the driving, and to spend some time with her. She’s at work all day and I have lots of time to write. Feels weird not to have a car. … Continue reading

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Making Progress

I’m one fifth of the way through the second draft of ‘Yes, Or?’ and have a chapter up on critique circle this week. I’m glad that I used Scrivener to write the first draft and it seems to be working … Continue reading

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