Yeah, Monday is hard for me. I have to wake up early after getting to sleep in on the weekend, and getting the kids off to school is a bit of a chore because of the weekend chaos and the losing of backpacks, shoes, socks, clean clothes, hairbrushes, detanglers, ponytail holders, and any number of… Continue reading Monday’s Are Not the Hardest
I’ve talked before about the Slamdunk School of Cooking and the Slamdunk Homeschool, and other variations, but maybe I haven’t explained truly what it means to be part of the Slamdunk School. Since I was a child, my dad has claimed the roll of headmaster for this school. Whenever he taught us something or life… Continue reading The Slamdunk School of Life
I’m almost 34 years old. I’ve wanted some kinds of piercings since I was 12. I think I have waited long enough. I bought a piercing gun off Amazon and it came with an ungodly number of piercing studs. When it arrived, I had to decide how to proceed and with some trial and error,… Continue reading MPL: I Bought a Piercing Gun!
When Leif was a baby, my cousin made mention how she didn’t need to read on Facebook about her friends’ babies’ poops. It was then that I realized how very important poop is to parents. Parents to new humans become obsessed with their baby’s poop. Is it the right color? Is he pooping enough? Is… Continue reading MPL: Poop
If you ask me how I am feeling these days you are going to get a number from me. On a scale of 1-10, how nauseated am I where 1 is perfectly not and 10 is vomitous. Right now, I just had a bagel and egg sandwich with cream cheese and a couple of swallows… Continue reading MPL: I’m at a Constant 7-9
No, not you. Small press publishers. What is the point of you? I was trying to discover the benefits of going with a small press publishing company as opposed to self publishing. The response I got? You get a professional edit, and a professional cover, you are distinguishable from all the garbage out there because… Continue reading MPL: What Is the Point of You?
Halfway through the month already?! How in the heck did this happen?? Right. Time marches on. Whether you are ready or not. I’m not. Honestly I really am not at all ready. This month has been a wreck for me. Sometimes I get so stressed out that I lose all functionality. Homeschooling does that to… Continue reading MPL: Stressing and Changing
One of my dearest friends on the internet is an author and has been having trouble recently. Being an author, especially an indie author, can be a hair-raising experience of self-doubt, pessimism, and despair. Marketing is a huge struggle for indies, but more than that, finding the right niche of readers to get you book… Continue reading MPL: A Poem
Me, of course! First, ANNOUNCEMENTS!! I am going to be on Let’s talk with Rachel and Bennett Wednesday (Oct, 28th) at 6:30 pm EDT. There will be a live chat where you can ask questions and participate! Join me!! http://www.blogtalkradio.com/bennetpomerantz2/2015/10/28/lets-talk-with-rachel-bennet-guest-jen-winters Second, Facebook!! On Friday I am hosting a paranormal romance blow out from 2:30-10 pm!… Continue reading MPL: What Do Supernaturals, a Radio Interview, and Facebook Have in Common?
I love my husband. I know most of my followers know that I am in love with my hubby. He works so I can stay home, he lives and breathes love for me. He lets me relax after a hard day without question. He sends me mushy text messages that make me feel so very… Continue reading MPL: Romancing a Romance Writer