Category Archives: Personal

A Weekend in NYC

I started the month off in Manhattan with Brett for Easter weekend. We did most of this in one day! Macy’s had a really cool flower show in the flagship store. It looked like an enchanted forest was dropped amongst … Continue reading

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The Five Things I Would Tell My 20-Year-Old Self

Lately I’ve been thinking. Mostly because it’s the first time in a year and half that my mind is clear and my thought processes are firing again. I can actually do a few things at the same time and do … Continue reading

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My Beach Week

The view from my bedroom in Old Saybrook. Last week, I snuck away for a week. I took a week off from teaching, but I didn’t post anything online because I detest making it easier for burglars. I only has … Continue reading

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What Kind of Blueberry Picker Are You?

While Ma and I were blueberry picking, we realized there are 3 types of pickers. The Random Chatters They think of the field as a coffeehouse and approach everyone wanting to chat. Sometimes they impart berry knowledge; sometimes they are … Continue reading

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Dog Days of Winter

I lay down in the snow one day and just looked up at the trees. When I lived in the city, Emerson and I would take walks and go lay on a bench and stare up at the trees. I … Continue reading

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Taking My Time

  I spent the past year rushing. Rushing to get revisions done. Rushing to line up promo events. Rushing to create marketing materials. Rushing. Rushing. Rushing. I can’t remember a single moment where I wasn’t trying to do something faster … Continue reading

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Colorado Fun in Photos

This was the tastiest burger I’ve ever eaten at 5280 Burger Bar. The beef was so flavorful. The avocado, bacon, and cheddar definitely helped. First dinner in Denver! Denver street.   View from 16th Street Mall. Victorian buildings at Larimer … Continue reading

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Happy July Fourth!

    Hope everyone has a wonderful July Fourth! I’m closing comments so you can enjoy the holiday! See you next week–when it’s Highway Thirteen to Manhattan’s cover reveal!!!

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Book Club and Berry Picking

Last Thursday, I was invited to a CT book club to discuss TGWIG. It’s really cool to sit down with readers and talk about the characters and the story. The hostess had every make a “ghost” or “supernatural” themed food item. We … Continue reading

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The Week in Review

The past week has been very work intensive with proofing the ARC for Highway Thirteen to Manhattan. It’s amazing what you catch on the thirtieth read when it’s actually laid out like a book. I’m working on the ebook with … Continue reading

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