2015

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2015 was an interesting year. I went from working my butt off and burning myself out to falling in love and learning to relax. Okay, I’m still working on the relaxing part. I like working a bit too much. I am totally not ready for 2016 to be here yet. I’m stillĀ haven’t finished all of
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This book was an Audible book. I love audiobooks because you can “read” and do other stuff, like cleaning or walking or playing computer games. Queen of Shadows is the 4th book in the series. I was not as impressed by this book as I was the previous ones. It takes entirely too long to
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I wasn’t sure what to expect with The Force Awakens. My biggest question was, “where was it going to go?” At the end of VI there were celebrations around the galaxy, Vader was dead, the Galactic Empire was defeated and it appeared as if the story was over. Apparently not. In The Force Awakens, a
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The Return of the Jedi is the last of the original Star Wars movies and my last bit of homework before seeing the Force Awakens. Star Wars: Return of the Jedi It starts out with C3PO and R2D2 entering the bizarre world of Jabba’s palace. It’s reminds me too much of a Jim Henson muppets
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Episode V is next on the list. It is amazing the improvements that can be made in 3 short years. The quality is so much better than A New Hope and the acting on Hamill’s part has improved. Although I was still rooting for him to get eaten at the beginning. The music was excellent
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It has been suggested that I watch the original three movies, which oddly are movies IV, V & VI, before going to see The Force Awakens, which I plan to do this weekend. I recall having seen bits and pieces of the original Star Wars movies when I was younger, but frankly I was more
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Christmas is such a beautiful time of year. I love the candles and the lights. I love the decorated trees. I especially love the art and the incense of midnight Mass at the monastery. Merry Christmas Everyone.

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I have been reading romance novels since I was in fourth or fifth grade. These weren’t the Sweet Valley High or whatever fluff novels were out when I was young. No, I went straight to the adult historical romance section. No, I went straight to the adult historical romance section. It still surprises me that
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I don’t know what it is about writing, but sometimes it just sucks. I’ve been working on rewrites of Path of Angels. I love writing first drafts. First drafts are like falling in love. You want to spend all your time with your first draft. You want to discover everything about the characters and the
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