Book Reviews, Family

July / August To Be Read

There was this one time, before I got sucked into the Wheel of Time, where I read a classic every month.  It's time for that goal to come back.  In fact, I decided to go ahead and start with the TBRs again.  To be perfectly's rare that I fully accomplish my goals, so we'll… Continue reading July / August To Be Read


5 Things Moms Know

5.  Brushing your teeth is a luxury when there's a newborn in the house. 4.  If you have dogs and a baby, you need an "I'm not effing around trash can."  Otherwise the dogs eat dirty diapers.  It's okay to vomit now. 3.  There is a magical luxury in having your children in their car… Continue reading 5 Things Moms Know

Curses of the Witch Queen, Family, Foster Parenting, Preludes of the Witch Queen, These Lying Eyes, This Betraying Flesh


So... Life just keeps happening.  You know what I mean?  I intended to have published Snow White, Rose Red by  now.  I intended to have gotten a handle on several other stories including the sequel to These Lying Eyes --it's currently titled This Betraying Flesh.  I intended to make the tots clothes fit into their dressers.… Continue reading Updates…

Book Reviews, Family, Foster Parenting, Mina, These Lying Eyes

Who is this now?

Oh that's right me. I'm pretty sure I'm writing this. . . Life. Life. You know? Life. So for quick, emotionless updates.  On being a foster parent: it's hard.  On being a daughter: it sucks to have my parents across the country.  On being a mommy: awesome. Conflicting I know.  But that's how you know… Continue reading Who is this now?

Family, Foster Parenting, Writing

I am a crazy person.

SPOILER ALERT: This post is somewhat religious. I've been fairly clear about this crazy thing.  And here's the thing about this crazy thing.  I don't deal well with change or anxiety.  Now when these things start happening in my life.  I get a little mean.  And spiteful.  And snippy.  I get insanely furious at the… Continue reading I am a crazy person.