On Writing

NaNoWriMo Come and Gone-Oh

The month of November - aka National Novel Writing Month - has come and gone. What a month it was! I started off strong...clocking in a solid hour-a-day of writing for the first two weeks. I hit 1oK words quickly and giddily. Loving every single second of writing and letting the new storylines and characters… Continue reading NaNoWriMo Come and Gone-Oh

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Pages and Pages

MEET PAGES! OUR NEW PUPPY! Yes indeedy, we got a new family member over the weekend! Sweet Pages is our newest furry friend. She's almost three months old, and is a Golden Retriever. She arrived at the Shields residence just before noon on Sunday...and this is a bit of a visual journey of what's been… Continue reading Pages and Pages