I got an email last night from my editor with her notes on my recent work-in-progress. I haven’t talked much about this book because it’s so personal for me. It’s a true story and that makes it ridiculously difficult to get it right. Reality is all based on perception so I’m terrified I’ll get some […]
When I was a teenager, I kept a diary. But life got busy and I stopped journaling consistently. I’d write creatively sometimes, but journal entries were only written in times of crisis. I was a self-hater already and journaling made it worse because I would write about what a terrible person I was. This is […]
This is a short story I wrote a couple of years ago. The story is real, but this specific piece is technically fiction so it will not go into my book. I don’t think… Lol. For now, I just wanted it to be published somewhere, as it is the first writing project I completed.
The title of my blog is “Perpetually Quixotic,” my two favorite words. I’m often asked what they mean so I’ll provide that here for future reference. First, Perpetual means everlasting or continuing for an indefinite amount of time. Quixotic was created by Miguel de Cervantes, the author of Don Quixote (full title: The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote […]