August 21st, 2021 — 12:46pm

Dear Journal, I am trying to get back into the swing of things with editing my most recent WIP. The task can seem very daunting when you look at hundreds of pages of text, a massive mountain of prose requiring tweak and changes. It's enough to drive a person crazy. It seems utterly impossible when…

8 years on WordPress!

Hi everyone! It's been a while since I posted. I wish I had some wonderful news as some excuse, a good reason for missing out on posting. But the truth is that I don't. Life happens. We all know this, and life happening isn't always a great thing. Sometimes negative things happen and we have…

Week Sixteen Check-in!

Hi to any and all that are reading this. I apologize in advance for this being a rather boring post. I had a very productive week, though it had nothing to do with word count. But that is 100% okay... I knew going in to this week that I was going to focus my attention…

5/29/2021 — 2:52pm

Dear Journal, If you don't remember, I encountered a snafu with my Scrivener upgrade. I want to start by saying the changes in the program are amazing--its more user friendly now, and just looks better... but I had a problem with transferring a file from the older version to the newer version. The novel was…

Week Fifteen Check-in!

Hi to any and all who are reading this. Welcome once more to my blog, where I'm currently keeping tabs on my weekly writing goals. My goals have been the same for nearly four months now, being that I want to achieve a word count of 5,000 words each week. I also have a secondary…

Week Six Check-in!

Hi to any and all who happen to read this. It has been a terrific sixth week in my writing odyssey, and I'm happy to report that I've hit my goal of five thousand words once again. Not only have I hit the goal, but it's the second week in a row that I've just…

Week Five Check-in!

Hi to all who are reading this. Thanks again for checking in with me each week. Accountability has really done wonders for me, helping me to stay vigilant with my writing. Not only am I writing more each week than I had before, but I also found that it has made me spend my time…