Monthly archives: November, 2018

Found Families

Happy Sunday, everyone! This time around, I’d like to talk about Found Families. You’re probably already aware of what these are, but for those of you that don’t know, let me take a few moments to define what I mean here. A found Family is made up of individuals that are not related by blood, …

A Little Help From My Friends

This is a post I hope sparks discussion more than it offers any real advice. I have this character trait that drove my parents crazy. I didn’t like asking for help. Asking for aid meant failure. My parents would watch me struggle to learn something and offer help. I would get indignant. No way! I …

NaNo November and Plotting

Ahh, November. Fall is officially here. There’s a crispness and bite in the air, even here in the South. Pretty Fall colors abound, and it’s pumpkin spice as far as the eye can see. For some people, November also marks the kickoff of NaNo. I’ve never gotten the NaNo bug, but I’ll admit I hit …