Highs and Lows of the Olympics so far

This mostly focuses on the US Olympic Team, fyi… Highs: – US Women’s Gymnastics winning gold – Katie Ledecky dominating everything and everyone in the freestyle swimming events – #TongaFlagBearer, apparently – Opening Ceremonies according to most reviews – Michael Phelps Lows: – Serena and Venus Williams losing in doubles – The overt sexist ways… Read More Highs and Lows of the Olympics so far

What my living room looked like the week prior to finishing my manuscript

  The behind-the-scenes view of a writer on deadline. I was surrounded by books, dishes, chip bags, coffee thermos (full), beer bottles (empty), unopened mail, and a really bright lamp. I recommend many of the books I used to research mine, including: Outside the Lines by Charles K. Ross, L.A. City Limits by Josh Sides, and The… Read More What my living room looked like the week prior to finishing my manuscript