Has Your Muse Packed Her Bags?

You know the feeling, fellow writer. You’ve done all the right things. She wanted you up by 5 am, before the dogs rose even, before the husband stopped snoring, before the neighbors rolled out their trash cans, and, by God, you did it, day after day. This is day...
Is LOHAS a Movement?

Is LOHAS a Movement?

It’s a big word, “movement.” It conjures up rhizomatic connections of like-mindedness, of collective spirit in motion toward a common goal or vision. It might be in the best interest of organizations that brand themselves as LOHAS to describe LOHAS as a movement...

Perseverance, Patience and Progress

I won a writing contest in September of 2012. As my jaw bounced up and off of the stage when the emcee announced my novel’s title, my first thought was of me thirty years before shelving that manuscript thinking “everyone wants to be a writer.”...