• NaNoWriMo,  technology,  Uncategorized

    Pardon the Construction

    Hello! Please don’t mind the mess. I’m updating my website, deciding what needs to stay (and how to get it where I want it) and what needs to go. I love this new theme. It’s called Sela. I’m just trying to figure out how I want it to look. I’m going for something more streamlined. I’m also deciding on the layout: blog version or more of a landing page. Gah. Decisions, decisions. In the meantime, it’s June and that means it’s JuNoWriMo. I love WriMos. So, while I’m a few days behind, I want to use this month to finish drafting my third WIP, tentative titled Quinnah’s Rogue. I’m at…

  • technology,  Writing

    Be Smarter Than Me

    I could have called this post something like How To Save Yourself Some Money, but aside from the financial hit I’m anticipating, I’m really dealing with feeling stupid. And careless. I hate that. So, here’s what happened and I hope you can learn from my (silly!) mistakes or feel good about already taking such precautions around your computers. FYI: sometimes I refer to my computer as a puter. I fried my new MacBook Pro this week. Fried it beyond affordable repair. On Sunday morning I was sitting at my desk, sipping lemonade, and doing something on my computer. Maybe tweeting. Maybe messing with the headings on my blog. As a…

  • NaNoWriMo,  technology

    Another Day, Another Learning Curve

    Welcome to any and all who have found me on yet another website. Although, the exciting news is that with this website, it is actually from my OWN domain name. Woo! Still figuring out how I want things to look, with an eye for it being visitor-friendly. I am missing the gorgeous image from another site and may need to see if I can track it down and use it as my header. Sigh. So pretty. On the (more important) writing front though, I am anxiously awaiting plotting my next WIP and going through the editing process for the draft I finished back in late August. I believe it has…