10 Ways to Make Your Mornings More Productive

10 Ways to Make Your Mornings More Productive

10 Ways to Make Your Mornings More Productive

How can I make my mornings more productive as a writer? Most of my life, I have been one of those people everyone hates. I am a morning person. I like to get up early and begin the day with the chickens. Not everyone is like that, however. And since I am a morning person, I was never the popular family member. My kids still get mad at me if I text them before 8 AM – after two cups of coffee have been consumed. You can imagine their growls as I smiled at them from the foot of the

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I wanted to update, but life intervenes….

This is one of those days where I either slept too much and not enough. I am tired, whatever the case. Yes, I think you can sleep too much and it makes you tired. I have pulled a muscle in my chest wall, on the right side, on the side of my bony juncture where my ribs join(my breastbone?) It’s extremely painful and no matter how I hold my arms, if I move, I flex it. I know how I did it. I yanked on my backpack one-handed and tossed it over one shoulder. I have to work today, and

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New release info for Disk of Death

New release info for Disk of Death

RELEASE INFO FOR DISK OF DEATH It’s alive! It’s alive! Ahem. I couldn’t resist starting this blog post like the old movie Young Frankenstein.(you can click the image to go to Amazon and get it-if you have never seen it-highly recommend-totally funny) (- be aware this is an affiliate link and if you buy it, I will get a small amount for showing it to you) Anyway, now that I have gotten totally off-topic, I wanted to say, my latest release, Disk of Death is live. It’s alive. Get it? Okay, so it’s Thursday and maybe you feel like it

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Disk of Death Cover Reveal

Disk of Death Cover Reveal

Disk of Death is almost here! Hello and welcome to cover reveal day! I am very excited about this reprisal of my Shannon Wallace Mystery series. If you are a fan and have been following along since the early days, let me say thank you. I cannot wait for you to enjoy the ride all over again. It’s been updated, re-edited, re-covered, and I think much better. Shannon and I have had a chance to renew our friendship as well, and I must say I am in love with writing her stories all over again. If you are new to

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How to get published

How to get published

People invariably ask me what they need to do to get a book published. The first thing I do is gaze at them longingly. I mean, was it really almost ten years ago that I WAS that person? So here is my list, and it is about as thorough as you will find in all the writing self-help books and other places. HOW TO GET PUBLISHED Find the time to write. We all find time to do the things we want to do. If writing is a priority for you, you will find that giving up time to do other

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