Dear Reader, I did a few blogs when I was in France and the UK, but not nearly enough to give you a real sense of what was going on that side of the pond. I’ve uploaded all of my pictures to Facebook if you want to see them, sans Read More
Jet Lag Sucks.
Dear Reader, Jet lag really stinks. I had this whole idea to have an awesome recap blog of my France trip ready for today, but I didn’t write it. I tried, but it was hard to fit writing the blog in around the unshakable urge to stare vacantly at nothing. Read More
Dear Reader, So here’s a quick set of highlights about the Paris trip so far… I spent an hour locked inside of an off hours train in the train yard, about a mile from the station. I read a few chapters of my book and paced the train until a Read More
Thursday Thirteen: 13 Days in Paris
Hopefully by now I’ve checked in, but anyways, I wanted to share thirteen days of traveling France with you. Or at least what I’m planning on doing. Things could always change! Day 1 – This is a travel day. *sigh* We drive from my parents house to Houston and take Read More
Thursday Thirteen: I should be packing
So I think you guys might know by now, but Monday I leave for a two week trip to France. As of today I have yet to do any real packing, which is a surprise considering how obsessive I am about this kind of thing normally, but this trip is Read More
Preping for Paris
Dear Reader, Have I mentioned that I’m going to Paris in two weeks? The trip has been eclipsed by the family health drama and my grandmother’s condition. My mother and I realized Thursday that, holy cow, we were leaving in two weeks – and had nothing ready! I’ve been looking Read More
Reality, sometimes it takes a while to set in.
Dear Reader, Last year my mother asked if I would go with her to Paris-Brest-Paris in August. I said sure! I didn’t think we would really go. I thought for sure she would decide it wasn’t worth it to go all the way to France. Today I calculated when I Read More
One Small Step for Me
Dear Reader, I don’t talk about my writing because I don’t want to bore you. Other people talk about writing and do it well. Not me. But today I’m going to share a few tidbits with you. Yesterday I not only pitched to editors, I submitted a novella to a Read More