Yesterday I said I'd get some chronic-girl health updates done, but got bogged down in running kids here, there, and everywhere. Rheumatoid Arthritis: I've had a few little flare-ups here and there, one bad enough to go on prednisone again for a taper. That seemed to do it for me, though, and although I've had … Continue reading Health updates
As most of you know, I deal with both depression and anxiety disorder in my daily life. I've been on and off meds for them since I was about 16. The drug that worked the best and for the longest has been, up until recently, Effexor. It has reached the failure point, though. I keep … Continue reading Transitioning from Effexor to Trintellix
Yesterday I had no words left after a good week of writing. I decided to give myself the day off from writing and to let myself doing some story intake instead. So I watched bits and pieces of a few different things. Today when writing time came, the writing came out like a deluge. … Continue reading Words, words, words
...or something like that... Life moves very quickly. I don't remember my last post, but I think it was before we left for the feast. We came home, washed clothes, and Nick was off again to the UK. So I've been being mama and daddy to my kiddos and trying to keep up. I haven't … Continue reading Too busy not to post
I have a novel that I've been working my way through on and off for a couple years now. I like my characters, I like the setting, I have some great scenes, my brain keeps coming back to it, but something about it just hasn't been working. So this week I've taken some advice and … Continue reading Starting Over
Today I got the rest of yesterday's words done and went 47 over on today's number of words as well. It's going pretty well, although at one point Scrivener told me that I had written -22 words (I got rid of a terrible scene and replaced it with a better one that was apparently 22 … Continue reading Novel in 90 – Day Two
During our writing retreat last weekend, Steph told me her writing group was doing Novel-in-90 starting March 1st, so I joined that community. Yesterday we started. I didn't get as much done as I wanted because I was busy, busy, and more than busy, but I hope to make up for it today. I am … Continue reading Now Writing!