Summer: The Countdown Begins

Here’s what my son’s next two weeks look like: This week-finals, for which I think he’s pretty much prepped. And, I’m guessing, no homework. 8th-grade party. One more weekend. Next week–two days of math games. One day of not-sure-what: do they practice for 8th-grade graduation ceremonies? One day at Great America. Last day of school/graduation. […]

Doing it All: Keeping Your Writing Goals a Priority

I can bring home the bacon (at least from the grocery store), and I can fry it up in the pan. I can…well, never mind. You all remember the rest. Most of us handle the daily stuff just find. What gets tricky, though, is keeping the writing, or a specific kind of writing, at the […]