Category Archives: The Writing Life

Favorite Things Friday: old photos

a photo in the hand is worth a bird in the bush… Today’s Favorite Things Friday is actually a three-fer. Old photos, old notes, and old tins. My real topic is vintage photos, specifically, this one of a Midwestern homestead with … Continue reading

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Retreat! Advance!

I had been hoping to schedule a writing retreat all summer, but between pigs and kids and uncertain vacation plans, it wasn’t coming together. But as we headed (mournfully) into the last couple of weeks before Labor Day, it happened! … Continue reading

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Good Reads?

I recently changed most of my book ratings on GoodReads to no stars at all. When I originally started listing the books I’ve read on GoodReads, I did it to keep track of my personal reading and connect with book club people … Continue reading

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