The Question

The Question

Part of the reason Lil was never attractive to her kids was because Lil was never happy. Not that Lil consciously understood that fact. Not that the kids understood it until much later in their lives. But looking back on their formative years, the kids collectively agreed on one thing: Lil wasn’t happy and her … Read More

(2017 NaNoWriMo) Captain’s Log, Day 27

(2017 NaNoWriMo) Captain’s Log, Day 27

I didn’t have any intention of updating you on my writing progress or lack thereof, but then, a pep talk arrived in my mail yesterday and I found myself squirming in my seat. Usually, I enjoy the pep talks that the NaNoWriMo folks send out. And yesterday was no exception. The talk began with this quote: … Read More

(2017 NaNoWriMo) Captain’s Log, Day 17

(2017 NaNoWriMo) Captain’s Log, Day 17

(Author’s Note: The plan for November is to update my readers on my daily NaNoWriMo progress. It’s a way to connect with you, of course, but it helps keep me accountable, too. Please also note that I’ve added the date that NaNoWriMo predicts I will be done, assuming I keep my pace.) The tally: 1. How many words I … Read More