Happy Pi Day!

Today we celebrate a two-fold holiday, honoring both mouthwatering pastry and math alike. Yesterday was also a holiday, though it really only has meaning if, like myself, Detroit is near and dear to your heart. For those who aren’t in the know, yesterday was 313 day! 313 is the area code in Detroit so it’sContinue reading “Happy Pi Day!”

Better Made…But Made Better

So I love the whole sweet/salty combo and, while I’m still on a weight loss journey, I will buy myself a tin of these every year. The tin should last me till the new year as it doesn’t have much in it and I’m having maybe one chip a day. That being said, while BetterContinue reading “Better Made…But Made Better”

Mother Nature Really Went ‘Hold My Beer’

Errant thoughts hold more power than we realize. A careless idea here or there can have very real world consequences. To what, you ask, am I referring? It’s a matter of snow. I had a date last Saturday night at the Detroit Zoo’s Wild Lights and passively it occurred to me that a little snowfallContinue reading “Mother Nature Really Went ‘Hold My Beer’”

Thankful & Here We Go Again!

This year I have a lot to be thankful for. My family, friends, agent, career, health and so much more. Has it been bumpy at times? Of course. But I’m a Michigander and bumpy roads are nothing new. I’m also thankful for the muse which I had briefly thought abandoned me but she was justContinue reading “Thankful & Here We Go Again!”

Keeping Busy

I was struggling for a topic this week. This past month has put me to the test in a number of ways and I am drained. Even now I’m powering through to the weekend as I am very excited for Halloween. Working on keeping myself busy on things that bring me joy and to keepContinue reading “Keeping Busy”

The Royal Stagg Renaissance Faire!

Greetings and good morrow gentle bipeds, it is I! Your favorite author! Well…favorite is probably a bit of a stretch but I’d like to think I’m in at least one person’s Top 10. I’ve started on what I hope to be my third completed book and have already hit a bump but am going toContinue reading “The Royal Stagg Renaissance Faire!”

ALLLL BYYYY MYYYSEEEEEEEELF

So I see a lot of posts in the writing community about having to make massive cuts to their work because they wrote too much.  Which is a very desirable problem to me because I have the exact opposite problem.  I finished the first draft of my Work In Progress and it clocks in atContinue reading “ALLLL BYYYY MYYYSEEEEEEEELF”

My FAQs

Hello!  I thought you guys might enjoy an in depth insight to the Me that is a writer! What music do you listen to while you write? Nothing, actually.  I can’t focus when there is music playing in the background.  I can handle the ambient noise of the office or a Panera but music isContinue reading “My FAQs”

Their Our Know Rules

  I know I spout off a lot of stuff about things you should do, and things you shouldn’t do, but believe me when I say there are exceptions to EVERY rule.  Don’t you dare let my perception of what is the correct way to do things in any way limit your creative growth! TheContinue reading “Their Our Know Rules”

Udemy: A Cheaper Alternative to College

So long as you don’t need the credit hours to fulfill any requirements, I would wholeheartedly suggest opting out of college and going to udemy.com if personal fulfillment is the only thing you’re after. It’s an internet based database full to the brim of subjects ranging from Tarot to Blogging to Coding and so muchContinue reading “Udemy: A Cheaper Alternative to College”