By

Jessica

10
Oct

Question Friday

I am feeling the effects of a few too many glasses of wine last night. We had friends over for dinner and board games. We’re crazy...
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09
Oct

Um. Wow.

I think I’ve just decided to switch my book from third-person past to first-person present. I’ve never written a book in first-present before. It’s kind of...
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08
Oct

Daydreaming

This post was inspired by Stephanie Klein.  In my perfect world, I wouldn’t be so concerned about politics. Obama would be the next president. He’d...
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06
Oct

Process and Patience

This third revision? It’s been really hard.  Exhilarating and nerve-wracking and exhausting and wonderful, all twisted and twined in one Word document. I have been alternately stalking...
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02
Oct

Maybe a Nice Cerulean?

I am feeling blue today. Have been all week, really. Maybe the national anxiety has seeped into my heart somehow. It’s achingly beautiful outside. Fall...
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01
Oct

September 30, 2006

When we were working with our minister to design our wedding ceremony, she asked us what images and words we’d use to describe our relationship. ...
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24
Sep

Scary Stuff

In case you need another reason to love YA authors, go read some of their very smart, articulate arguments in favor of Obama. So far, there...
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22
Sep

Weekend Update

Oh, weekends, I love you. Five reasons my weekend was fantastic: 1. I went to yoga! Class was hard, and I was embarassed that I’ve gotten...
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21
Sep

Melting Pot

I went to the National Endowment for the Arts’ Heritage Fellowships Concert Friday night, and I’m so glad. It was amazing. The NEA gives out ten National...
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18
Sep

Revision Rollercoaster

It’s beautiful today. A few degrees cooler and it’d be Exact Perfect Weather. But I’m stuck inside photocopying things. On a deadline, no less, so...
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