Compassion, Creativity, Integration, Publication, Writing Textures

Seasons are Changing, and the Hunt for a Publisher is ON!

Fall is right around the corner, and everywhere I sense the approaching tang of autumn and cycles curving back around.  Thanks to you, dear supporters, I’ve transitioned into a new phase: sending query letters and proposal packages to my first round of agents and publishers. About six weeks will elapse before I send along my… Continue reading Seasons are Changing, and the Hunt for a Publisher is ON!

Cats of Creation, Compassion, Crowdfunding, Gratitude, Healing, Publication, Tarot

My Cats of Creation: Updates and Gratitude

For many years, I posted a photo of Tiki or Bamboo any time I managed to squeeze at least a half-hour of writing into my day. Dubbed my Cats of Creation, they chivvied me from bed to writing nook for nearly a decade, where they listened to me read chapters aloud and offered their meeps of approval and salty Siamese commentary.

Compassion, Creativity, Shadow Shes, The Enrichment Circle

The Enrichment Circle: Hilary

"Open cup or closed cup?" Hilary opens a phone call with these words, and I can hear her grinning. I've confessed to Hilary that she's my favorite processing partner, and it's mostly due to prompts like these that invite me to try out the words of my own story.

Compassion, Sigils, The Enrichment Circle

The Enrichment Circle: Brandy

https://youtu.be/I6oN9CI0xho Cackles and Compassion Brandy and I met during a Donna Mejia workshop, and it was her honesty-- her raw, unformed questions about what we were learning-- that entranced me. It was her divine cackle that left me draped over my steering wheel, wiping away laugh-tears. It's probably simplest to say that Brandy brings joy… Continue reading The Enrichment Circle: Brandy