Five Years In

Yesterday marked the fifth anniversary of the day I first sat down at the computer and began writing my first novel. I don’t know how many writers keep track of such an anniversary, but it’s in my nature to do something like that.

And I tend to be reflective when anniversaries arise. So now that I’ve spent five years on this journey, what have I experienced? And where am I heading? Continue reading

Snowquestered Psyche

Winter wants to stay in Maryland this year. That sounds like it’s been horrible, right? And yet, except for some early storms in the western mountains, the rest of us only saw a few inches for a few days at Christmas. I’ll bet a lot of folks in the Midwest and New England would trade places with us in a heartbeat. Continue reading