Meeting Doctor Who

I had a dear friend visit me this last week. She’s one of my few friends I totally trust with movie and TV suggestions, so I let her show me one of her favorite shows: Doctor Who. Now, to say that Doctor Who is strange doesn’t nearly cover it. (Please bear with me, I’m not a Whovian,…

Realm Makers 2015 – Learning to Be Brave

Have you ever wished for a place where you can crack a Star Wars joke and everyone at the table waits a moment, then bursts out laughing? It’s a fantastic feeling, and one I got to experience this last weekend at Realm Makers. If you aren’t familiar with it, imagine a writer’s conference of a different sort….

Leaving the Forest

When I’m preparing for something, like an event, I’m usually pretty antsy about it. It’s dreadfully difficult for me to let go and breathe and trust that things will happen the way they should, and all I need to do is be sure I’m ready. But then, my mind’s voice will echo back, “But how…