Book Reviews & Writing
When I finally sat down and read Annihilation by Jeff VanderMeer, I was simply floored. Ever since I put it down, I've been bugging the daylights out of … [Read More...]
Originally posted on Sat, 14 Apr 2012 I've been hearing a lot of good things about Mr. Burke and his work, but this was the first time that I have read … [Read More...]
What would you do with just six months until the end of the world? That's essentially the theme of Ben H. Winters's novel, The Last Policeman, all … [Read More...]
Talking About Horses
Last Tuesday, I had another lesson with Leslie. Sometimes it feels as though I'm taking steps backwards in my horse education. Tuesday's lesson was all … [Read More...]
What I learned today: ... that I don't think Diva's so much afraid of me as she doesn't trust me to be a leader. (Yes, Leslie, I hear your "I told you … [Read More...]
So I've been doing some thinking about the next time I go visit Diva. Leslie's told me I need to work on my relationship with Diva and I agree. I see it … [Read More...]
Writing About Life
In the past couple of weeks, one of the fathers of another autistic child at my daughter's school stopped me and chatted with me about the changes he's … [Read More...]
When my husband and daughter go to ski, I go to the bar. Period. Well, if I have to be at the resort anyway. I look around at all the ski people In … [Read More...]
Dear Dr. Grandin, I don't know if you remember me, but I met you this past Saturday at the Colorado Springs Horseman's Day. You drove down with my … [Read More...]
Who Am I?
Insatiable, voracious reader (when I can be).
Stay-at-home mother. Horsewoman. Mother of an autistic girl. Cat owner. Diet Mountain Dew addict.
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Writing resources I recommend
- How to Think Sideways
- How to Revise Your Novel
- Holly Lisle's Create a World Clinic
- Holly Lisle's Create a Plot Clinic
- James Chartrand's Damn Fine Words