Monthly Archives: November 2013

27 November 2013

Thankful seems to be the word of the week, and I am . I’m thankful for: blue skies, sunshine, prairie grasses waving in the wind, bulls bellowing for their breakfast, horses looking for treats, wash machines that do the work … Continue reading

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25 November 2013

What writer isn’t inspired by their everyday world? I can see my characters walking and talking right outside my windows. When I ride, so do they; sometimes it feels kind of crowded here.

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22 November 2013

Steel gray is the only way to describe the sky this morning. The sun was scheduled to come up, but the clouds never got the memo to clear out. I love mornings like this though; there is something so peaceful … Continue reading

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21 November 2013

Woke up in the middle of the night to winter. I knew that north wind was not going to be pleasant to run in. If I force myself out of bed in the dark to run, should I not also … Continue reading

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19 November 2013

I’m thinking about settings today. This photo was taken in front of the best cafe in Allenspark, Colorado. Can you imagine a scene in whatever you are writing happening here? I can.

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15 November 2013

Writing yesterday had me totally frustrated with my characters. Why can’t they just tow the line? And why can’t I just write without second guessing them? Seriously.

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13 November 2013

I think that this is Indian’s version of a video game. He sees all the heifers between his ears and decides how he is going to herd them. He loves working cattle! Indian could totally be the main character in … Continue reading

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