Roll Over Perspective

I woke up on the morning of Sunday, July 7th with the idea that I was going to get away for the week and clear my head. It was just going to be me and one of my best friends (that is like a sister to me). We lost her mom at the beginning of June and honestly my grief on losing someone who has been like another mom in my life really took a toll on my ability to write or do much of anything. I was desperately trying to put it into words for a blog post and kept failing. So I stopped trying and put it in my head, I was going to take this week for vacation (a girls trip we’ve planned for a little over a year) and come back refreshed, and re-focused. Well… that didn’t quite happen for us as on our travels to Northern Michigan, we ended up in a really bad car accident.
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Twisted Desire

Right before it’s official release day (on April 16th), I had the pleasure of receiving an e-book ARC (advance reader’s copy) of Jessi Elliott’s latest release, Twisted Desire. This is the final book in the Canadian author’s ‘Twisted’ trilogy. Now admittedly, I am not normally a reader of anything ‘romance’ (something I’ve prefaced on my reviews for the first two books as well) – but this series actually pulled me in from the beginning. I’ve been quite surprised with how much I genuinely enjoyed falling into this land and getting to know the characters. Perhaps because it could be viewed as multi-genre, or perhaps because the author just writes that well.
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Writing Goals Progress Report #01

I know I only announced my writing goals early last month, but I’m thinking perhaps I’d like to do a quarterly update on my progress. Now since we are fast approaching the end of the first quarter I thought it would be as good a time as any to get the first progress report on my goals up. So if you’re interested in knowing how I’m doing, grab a cup of tea (or your beverage of choice) and keep on reading!
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Goodbye Posting Schedule

I absolutely love having a posting schedule. I enjoy knowing that posts will be up three times a week by a certain time on the mornings of Monday, Wednesday, and Friday each week. However it’s obviously been a struggle for me lately to keep up with the normal schedule. So after careful thought, I really feel that for right now I am removing my schedule and just going to post when I can on here. I have a list of post ideas that I am definitely inspired to do. I even have 6 posts right now in draft mode (including two short fiction pieces I was tagged to do via a picture prompt). So what’s creating the struggle?
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