2015 Goals: March Check-in

My goodness does time fly. It’s the end of March already. Since I work best with having some accountability I’m going to just go ahead and do one of these check-in posts every month so that I’ll be able to keep myself accountable. Attend Clarion...

Giving thanks

Around this time of year at the very latest I like to give thanks to whoever and whatever has made an impact in my life during the past year. Partly because there are studies that indicate that practicing gratitude is linked to greater happiness. Also, it’s...

In Memoriam: Terry Pratchett

I’m not usually someone who cries when a celebrity dies. I get slightly melancholy, express my loss and move on. Ever since I heard the news that Terry Pratchett died, I can’t seem to stop. View image | gettyimages.com I found Pratchett’s fiction...

Writing heroes: Seanan McGuire

As I write this, I’m only a couple of days away from having finished Pocket Apocalypse, Seanan McGuire’s latest book, published earlier this week. So I may be feeling slightly emotional. If you’ve been reading for a while, you probably already know...