Commuting madness and word counts

I’ve rejoined the workforce, or rather, I’ve joined the commuting workforce that requires I put on pajama pants and act like an adult for 8 hours of the day. I can’t say that I’m a fan of people who seem to be allergic to blinkers and lack the understanding of what an appropriate following distanceContinue reading “Commuting madness and word counts”

The do-nothing mother

Clean clothes sit unfolded in my basket. I’ve only just moved them from the dryer where they’ve been most of the day. The last time I picked up a duster was in February. Some surfaces are lightly dusted with evidence of this housekeeper’s absence. Papers litter my coffee table. More evidence of the soon toContinue reading “The do-nothing mother”

The Silence must fall…

“Silence will fall when the Question is asked…”-Doctor Who, The Wedding of River Song My personal philosophy as a writer is to never give into “writer’s block”. I even go so far as to say I don’t believe in it. Yet here I sit in silence. My characters (the ones I need anyway) are offContinue reading “The Silence must fall…”