Things here have been exciting and hectic! Two weeks ago, an anthology I co-edited was published on Amazon in e-book format. Published by CQT Media and Publishing/Land of Gazillion Adoptees, Lost Daughters: Writing Adoption From a Place of Empowerment and Peace features essays and poems by the adopted women contributors of the Lost Daughters blog, edited … Continue reading What’s Going On–February 2014
I've been on a summer hiatus of sorts since my graduation and the end of my children's school year. I've done the family vacation thing and the hanging-at-the-pool-with-the-kids thing and not a whole lot of anything else until this month. Now I'm honored to be editing submissions for The Lost Daughters Anthology, which is due … Continue reading What’s Going On – July 2013
What are your plans after graduation? I've been asked this a few times now. It's a valid question, yet I've felt defensive trying to come up with a good answer. I think the problem stems from the fact that I'm not a typical graduate. I didn't return to school eighteen years after earning my bachelor's … Continue reading So You’re Graduating, Now What?
My big news is that I have completed every page, class, defense, and reading required to earn my Master of Arts on May 15. It's been three years of hard work while trying to maintain balance at home, but it's been worth every difficult moment. I'm a better writer and, even more importantly, I've met … Continue reading What’s Going On – April/May 2013
These first three months of 2013 have just whizzed by for me. Priority number one has been finishing my Capstone thesis, which I'm thrilled to say has been signed off on by both of my advisors. Only the oral defense remains. I'm set to graduate with a Master of Arts in Professional Writing on May … Continue reading What’s Going On – March, 2013