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10 Christmas Gift Ideas for Writers

It's the day after Thanksgiving (hope you had a great one!), which means it's time for the annual question: "What do I get my writer friend/family member for Christmas?" So, as usual, I've put together a list of ideas. Note that I have not tried all of the ideas, so you do so at your… Continue reading 10 Christmas Gift Ideas for Writers


Mental Illness and the Holidays

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Christmas, Chanukah, Kwanza, the New Year, Festivus (my spell check recognizes that word, huzzah.) I celebrate Christmas, Jolabokaflod*, New Year’s Eve, and New Year’s Day. I also have several disorders that I’m coping with. And I’m an introvert…or maybe just very shy. OCD + clinical depression +… Continue reading Mental Illness and the Holidays



Things I am thankful for (in no particular order) : My family My friends Jesus' gift of salvation 🙂 My cats My home My church The Internet (though, that can be a mixed bag...) My abilities and gifts That I sold a short story to Zoetic Press Creative writing group Thank you, God, and thank… Continue reading Thankful