Flying solo at a book reading

I attended an event last night, for the SWFA’s reader series. And I went by myself. I was originally going to attend with friend (and writer) Angel McCoy, but she had a slight schedule conflict called “being the guest of honor at a convention in Finland.” So I invited another coworker, who had family drop in unexpectedly and texted to say he couldn’t make it (a likely story). I’m your average introvert. I can do parties as long as I’ve got backup, but I was []

Writing Snapshot: September 2017

Hi, friends, I’ve been quiet for a bit, cleaning house and getting my priorities straight. It’s September 6, and here’s where I’m at: I’m in a new draft of the novel and feeling confident. It took me a long time to find my voice for this piece, and I like where it’s going. My fantastic writing group has given feedback on a number of short stories that were just gathering dust, so I can polish those and start submitting them. I have []