Is your social media like family?

Is your social media like family?

Is your social media like family?

What makes your life story? Is it your family? Your friends? Your career? I would be certain that it isn’t your social media, right? So, why is it that so many people are spending so much of their life posting to the Internet? What is it about social media that we cannot stay away from? Experts have an opinion. It is said that people (humans) are social creatures and some like social media to keep in touch with other humans. Some say that it is a networking thing. Professionals need it to promote their business. Either way, it’s a tool.

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Gee…It’s been almost a month since I posted. Most of you already know why, but for the rest of you, my husband passed away. It’s been a very strange 20 days since I last posted. Days filled with hospital runs, meals eaten without tasting, fake hope, and desperate tears that felt like acid as they ran from our eyes. But each day, I have my memories to keep me going. I have new hope, fresh food, and thoughts about my future (which seems a little faint at the moment). I know you all are feeling bittersweet for me. It’s awful

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Mini-con wrapup

Mini-con wrapup

The MINI-CON was a HIT! Good morning, friends! Today is the day after the mini-con that my mastermind group, Desoto Writers Alliance, put on at the library. It was SO MUCH FUN! If you were a part of this event, thank you from the bottom of my heart for attending. It was the first of our efforts to bring together writers, aspiring and otherwise. We had members of some local author groups in the crowd and it was so wonderful to see writer buddies that we don’t get to see (aside from online) very often. Many of you came up

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Welcome to Hell-how may I serve you?

how may i serve you?Powerhouse Museum Collection / Foter / No known copyright restrictions Welcome to Hell How may I serve you? Hell isn’t metaphysical. It isn’t even lyrical. It’s real. Hell is real. And this one is mine. Right here on good old Earth. Right here in the deep south. It all started when I gave up a job I’d had for nigh on twenty years. It was a pretty sweet job, and I didn’t appreciate it. So, I gave it up for a whim that lasted almost all of ninety days after I left. Then I had NOTHING

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Denouement-What is that?

There is a lot to be said about denouement, but for the edification of those not in the familiar with French words, we should start with the pronunciation. Denouement – DE sounds like the DA like in DANISH NOUE sounds like NU MENT sounds like MA or MOI It took me a while to be able to say it too. The word means, resolution or conclusion and it is the wrap up of a novel. Denouement means finis, the end. But as we all know, the end is something that we already know in the beginning of our writing of

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