Today I thought I would go over a list of things you can do for your loved ones who struggle with mental illness and what was helpful for me. We are in unprecedented times because of covid19 and we are all vulnerable to mental health issues. For those of us who already live with mental … Continue reading 17 ways to support family & friends living with mental illness during covid19, Part I
I have two book edits left to do and I can’t manage to force myself to do them. As I previously mentioned, there’s been some ongoing family drama that’s really brought me down. I’ve been really struggling with it and it’s been a challenging time. But things are looking up on the horizon and I … Continue reading Self-Publishing Update
Wow. So it's been a while. About 3 months to be more exact. Here's a short recap: In October, I printed/ordered books with Amazon CreateSpace with the intention of selling to friends and sending to local media. However after printing (and having friends read it) I realized there were mistakes. Yeah I know. How could … Continue reading Don’t call it a comeback: 2015 Update, Depression & My Book
Well its been awhile. Okay its been a long time. Months. Eight months to be exact. Anyone following this blog is probably wondering what the hell? Or they've just stopped paying attention to my blog period, which is unfortunate obviously. Well, sadly I got really sick again. Depression hit me like an angry chimp. Not … Continue reading Where Have I Been?
A clue for tomorrow's big reveal of A Hidden Life's official cover art! Cannot wait to share it with you.
I know I spent at least 5 bucks a pop each visit but I still have to take a second to thank my local Starbucks for always giving me a safe, warm and delicious abode to write, evening after evening. I love cataloging my journey, especially in collages. Happy Friday! More to come.
With A Hidden Life in the hands of my editor you'd think I'd have nothing to do but apparently not. As a self-published writer your to do list technically should never end! I will admit I've taken a bit of a break from it all, except social media of course. On a personal note, my … Continue reading October Happenings, Book PR and Another to-do list
I've been doubting this project lately, maybe because I've had a bit of down time as my editor takes a look but I have to remember why I set out on this journey in the first place and why I believed in this project. There's still lots to do! Three more months until the #January … Continue reading Quick Friday Update
I've recently taken a break from all things A Hidden Life for a few days except for maybe Twitter and behind the scenes PR stuff which leaves writing, editing and blogging really. I am back on top of the blogging though! Editing however, I am on a hiatus until September. It's been extremely difficult resisting … Continue reading Updates & Stuff