Getting to Know Phi Alpha Pi

Getting to Know Phi Alpha Pi: Meet Lydia

Lydia Bennet is one of the most iconic silly-girls in all of literature. I imagine she could fit so many roles in modern romance stories. It is Lydia who, in spite of her life altering mistakes, makes it possible for Elizabeth and Darcy to finally come together.  My Lydia is a little different.  For me,Read more

The Publishing Notebook

Bullet Journal Minimalism: The Publishing Notebook

It has probably become clear that I love journals and the bullet journaling system works really well for me.  Since I am far more focused on function over design, I realized it made sense for me to have different journals.  I didn’t start keeping journals when I discovered bullet journaling, but it changed the wayRead more

January 2017 Adventure: 30 Days of Wikipedia

January’s Adventure: 30 Days of Wikipedia

In a few days it will be January.  I am, again, changing things up on the blog.  Each month there will be a different adventure.  It could be NaNoWriMo, getting published, knitting, or Wikipedia.  The Monday posts will all be focused on that adventure.  I am planning each month’s adventure a head of time. InRead more

Goals and Failure – It’s My Thing!

If you have been following me on Facebook, you may know that my first novel Modern Persuasion, is going to be published.  I have been coming down from the high that a major life goal is officially crossed off. I am very, very, very goal oriented… add another very in there.  I need a goal toRead more