Juggling Multiple Writing Projects

Juggling Multiple Writing Projects

My writing schedule used to be linear. I’d write one book all the way through until finished, then start on another one. That’s how it’s supposed to work, right? Except, for me, it doesn’t. I get bored. I feel like it’s taking...
Finding The Connection With Nature

Finding The Connection With Nature

Our property is a haven for deer here in the Ozarks. The county in which I live has one of the highest deer harvests during hunting season for all of Missouri. With large wide open grasslands (thanks to cattle farmers), bits of forest, or large tracts of forest in...
Writing Is Like Crafting A Recipe

Writing Is Like Crafting A Recipe

I don’t watch as much Food Network as I used to, but I used to be really amazed by the chefs who knew just how much a tablespoon of salt or other seasoning was, or just tossed in ingredients without measuring. Of course, that’s how I cook now, but it took...