The Abbreviated Adventures of Data Wizard

It was a dark and muggy night in the land of Ohio. As Data Wizard and I settled down for the evening, we heard thumping and shuffling echo through the halls of Gnarly Castle. The little ones were asleep and Tasha was in her crate. So that meant another troublemaker hunted for our precious food […]

May Update

So it’s been…ouch, a year since I last posted anything. Bad writer. Bad! 365 lashes with a wet noodle for me. Since last May, I made it through July and November’s Nanowrimo with my sanity intact. I won’t be able to do any nano’s this year however. I have a lot of plans for 2015 […]

Nanowrimo Recovery

This April’s camp didn’t turn out so bad. I rushed the last three days, but finished with five words extra. It was tempting to dive into editing the day after. Heck, my inner editor was chomping at the bit. But I held back a few days. Some distance is necessary for me before editing and […]

To Camp We Go

Camp NaNoWriMo is coming up. This will be my second time. The last Camp was in July 2013 and it was awesome. I was extremely productive, extremely focused, and extremely burned out by the end of it all.  Idiot me decided to set my word count goal at 90000. I thought, ‘Sure why not. I’ve […]

It’s Alive!

And so here is my first blog post: I’m a wife, stay at home mom of five, and aspiring writer.  Those are the basics. Some specifics: Army brat, born and raised. My family was stationed in a lot of areas, from California to Georgia and as far as Germany (or better known then Katterbach, West […]