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.

Family, Foster Parenting

Top 10s Reason Why My Mom is Better Than Yours….

Here's the thing about my mother.  She's enviable.  Honestly, enviable.  She's the type of mom we want to be.  She's the type of mom other people think, oh that would be nice.  She's awesome. And here are the 10 reasons why she's amazing for me: 10.  She had 6 kids.  She loves as all individually.… Continue reading Top 10s Reason Why My Mom is Better Than Yours….

Foster Parenting, Vancouver/ Portland

Portland: Waffle Window

It's been a while since I've had a Portland adventure.  It's hard to do with the little ones.  Now that I just have Tiny/SmileyPants, it's possible to adventure again.  Anyhoo, recently I went with a few friends to Waffle Window on Alberta.  They're open till 10:00pm on Fridays and Saturdays.  The best thing about hipster… Continue reading Portland: Waffle Window