Happy Halloween…this spoopy, creppy day, this time of seeing Egon Spengler and Hermione Granger in the elevator at work (I totally did, one year) and of fending off sugar highs. This year, I awoke to find my festive autumnal porch display crusted in sleet and snow under a cold, morning sun. Autumn kind of gave up the ghost (pun totally intended) and we moved straight … Continue reading Happy Halloween, and it’s Nearly NaNo!
New projects abound–many unexpected, each exciting, and allllll work-intensive. Since these new endeavors are clamoring for my attention in the best possible way, I’ll be quietly stepping into the shadows to keep the cogs and gears of this important work in motion. I hope to make some announcements in July or early August. In the meantime, happy reading, happy writing, happy creating and living and … Continue reading In the Works; Hiatus
Lunch breaks, fifteen-minute rest breaks, spare moments between errands–what do these things have in common? Hint…this is a blog post about creativity and positivity and a big, huge #FridayFeel. The answer: breaks are a chance to text your Muse, ping the creative spirit within you that was hiding behind Excel spreadsheets, calendar appointments and endless to-do lists. But I’m busy, Eliza! (That’s you, talking to … Continue reading Break it down…#FridayFeel
So writing and editing both took a back seat to some not-writing-life goings on (I used to say ‘real life,’ but it’s all real). Now I’ve emerged from this most recent spate of lifey occupations with new resolve, new ideas and yes, an exciting new project that I can’t wait to tell you about in the coming weeks, but which for now must remain secret. … Continue reading My Moonpath: Tuesday, Newsday
I love the #MotivationMonday hashtag because, well, I need the extra prod and dose of inspiration the posts so often give me. Today, I’m facing down the barrel of rewrites and plotting for an extremely rough draft (Moya’s book, YAY!). It’s easy to get frustrated when looking at a mangled, wonky set of scenes. It’s easy to feel that I’m a hack, to think that … Continue reading Rough Going: Motivation Monday