I’m Still Alive, But I’m Barely Breathing – NaNo Past the Halfway

National Novel Writing Month is exciting in the beginning. You feel like you’re standing at the starting line to a long distance race. You have a new and interesting story you’re ready to dive into, the support of your friends  in the NaNo community and the energy of a good challenge running through your veins. NaNo at week three is… tired.

Romance Novels and the Career Woman

It wasn’t until I got older that I realized that promise, that paradise of women working as directors and doctors and lawyers, comes with strings attached