A Cup of Tea & A Good Book
Reading | Writing

A Cup of Tea & A Good Book

Read any good books lately? Between homeschool & flu & dance classes it’s been pretty hectic around here. I’ve still managed to squeeze in a few books, though. My Cup of Tea We’ve certainly had our share of rainy days this month, perfect weather to curl up with tea & a book. Lately that tea…

Is Ned Dead? A writer’s (& reader’s) guide to speaking Southern
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Is Ned Dead? A writer’s (& reader’s) guide to speaking Southern

Growing up in the South, I assumed everybody in the US spoke the same language we did. Well, with slightly different accents. Our neighbors did have some Yankee grandkids, after all. Imagine my surprise when people I met in college looked at me like I’d lost my mind when I said I was fixin’ to…

5 Photography Skills That Can Improve Your Writing
Photography | Writing

5 Photography Skills That Can Improve Your Writing

Do you feel like you suffer from creative ADD, & that you’d make more progress on your writing if you dropped your other creative pursuits? Here are 5 reasons you might want to hold off on that… Have you ever noticed that creative people are often creative in more than one area? While I’ve heard…