Category: Check Ins – Life and Work

Bethani reminded me….to begin again…

Hullo Sweeties…. Today on Facebook a friend and fellow writer, Bethani Jade, tagged me in a post inviting me to share in a “self-love” writing challenge that she is doing.  It brought up all sorts of….nasty sticky goo for me around my writing practice.… Continue Reading “Bethani reminded me….to begin again…”

I still have healing herbs….

I begged God to let me know, if it were His will, could I please stop writing.  Why?  Well, I know I am just as weak and undeserving–and more so–than I was thirty years ago when God commanded me I should begin. When I… Continue Reading “I still have healing herbs….”

a day in the life…

Hey Look. It’s a really short blog post.

Learning when to let go…and whom to invite in.

Wherein Pam ponders the difficulty of letting go of our work and letting others see it. And stuff…

Riding the Rails West…

Wherein Pam writes while riding the rails West toward St Peter’s Abbey and the beginning of yet ANOTHER reVision of her novel Sanctuary…. With some AWESOME writing quotes and entirely entertaining videos.

Baby’s Got a Brand New Bag!

A brand new year calls for… Brand New Luggage! Made a shift this year.  Lil Red has headed into retirement and I have a new gal joining me.  A purty blue Samsonite.  Bit roomier than red was. Our first trip this year is about to… Continue Reading “Baby’s Got a Brand New Bag!”

Looking forward…a writer prepares…

Wherein Pam sings the praises of her wonderful community of fellow writers (with links) and lays out her exciting new plan to find her way through a new draft of her novel in progress….

A beLATEd 2015 3Day Novel Weekend Wrap-up

Hullo World Finally typing up my post 3day notes… I made this note on Sept 9, 2015. Wow and wow and wowzi-wow.  This may have been the best 3Day Weekend ever! I need to write up a blogpost for Future Me to look back… Continue Reading “A beLATEd 2015 3Day Novel Weekend Wrap-up”

Courting the Muse: Learning to listen to your Self in the face of all those “How to Write a Novel in Ten Easy Steps!” tipsters

18 days til the 2015 Three Day Novel Contest. Pam is busy courting her Muse and offers some words of support to herself and to others who need a break from the “How to Write a Novel in Ten Easy Steps” bull-dooey.

Walking My Way To Water : DETOUR…. For Isabel…

…wow…