I'm a Romance Author?

When did I become a romance author?

For someone who rarely reads romance books, imagine my surprise when I started writing them! If you’ve heard me speak while I’m promoting Phi Alpha Pi, then you’ve heard me talk about my struggle with accepting that I’m a romance author. As someone who enjoys romantic plots, I’ve struggled with the romance book genre forRead more

Reflections

Seasonal Affective Disorder and Rash Decisions

I woke up a few weeks ago, less than a week into the month of February, and realized IT WAS ONLY THE 6TH!  I swore it was at least the 11th or 12th of the month already.  You can imagine my irritation to realize I was off an entire week in the shortest month ofRead more

Time Management: Seasonal Affective Disorder

Time Management: Seasonal Affective Disorder

I have Seasonal Affective Disorder.  It’s something that developed when I move to Massachusetts.  As a result, I hate February because that’s when it hits me.  This is the time of year when I am moody, a little depressed, and prone to big changes.  The changes typically come after I have acknowledge that I amRead more

A Currency of Culture: Likes!

A Currency of Culture: Likes!

I was going to write a follow up about an event I attended this past weekend, but a conversation has been happening in my world and coming from multiple directions.  I feel the need to write about it.  What is the issue: the cultural currency that is ‘likes’ on Facebook and other social media. CulturalRead more