Community Involvement · The Writing Process

Why Am I Procrastinating?

It’s been four weeks since I posted a blog. I could go into a long explanation about how busy I’ve been. As executive editor of Minerva Rising Press, I had to prepare for the 2017  AWP Conference, finalize the latest Minerva Rising issue – Fathers, and manage day-to-day operations. All necessary activities, but none require day and… Continue reading Why Am I Procrastinating?

The Writing Process

Five Tips for Writing on the Fly

"Do you home work first, " was my mother's constant refrain.  As a child it annoyed me, but I obeyed. However, the older I get, the further I move away from that sage advice. My rationale being that I work better under pressure. A fancy way of saying I'm a procrastinator.  After posting my blog… Continue reading Five Tips for Writing on the Fly

Inspirational Musing · Quotes

Stop and Listen

  Now as they went on their way, Jesus entered a certain village where a woman named Martha welcomed him as a guest. She had a sister named Mary, who sat at the Lord’s feet and listened to what he said. But Martha was distracted with all the preparations she had to make, so she… Continue reading Stop and Listen