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Focusing on Happiness—Week Eighteen

What I’m happy about this week: new projects.

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Back and Forth

Writing is an intense process that takes a lot of time and energy. It’s given me some of the greatest joys and greatest frustrations I’ve ever experienced. One of the most challenging parts for me is the back and forth … Continue reading

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Focusing on Happiness—Week Fifteen

What I’m happy about this week: the winter woods. There hasn’t been much snow on the ground, but the woods have a decidedly winter cast to them. You can feel the restiveness of the forest as the trees fall deeply … Continue reading

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The Dwellers Database

The Blades of Janus have many resources to help them combat the alien threats that have spread all over Earth. Rayguns, hoverbikes, silver-infused swords. One of their most important tools mentioned in Pack, the first novel set in this world, … Continue reading

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Focusing on Happiness—Week Thirteen

What I’m happy about this week: I’m on vacation! There are so many things making me happy this week, I couldn’t pick just one. It’s my first real vacation in years (I guess it’s a staycation, but those are the … Continue reading

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Making Room

We’re only a day away from the Winter Solstice. This is my favorite astronomical phenomenon to celebrate because I love what it symbolizes. Fresh starts, renewals, and increasing possibilities. More than any other time of year, this is when I … Continue reading

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Columbia’s First Voyage

A while back, I wrote a post called Write What You Know. In it, I mentioned watching Columbia launch and that I needed to tell that story. Here it is. My dad was an avid astronomy fan. He had a … Continue reading

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