Epic Couples: The Austen Version

Everyone is probably assuming I’m going to pick Lizzie Bennett and Mr. Darcy. Aha!  I fooled you! I could’ve picked this classic duo as one of my epic couples, but I have to go another direction.  Now, I love the pairing just as much as any other avid Austen fan.  I love the tension, the back…

Reality Check

I need one this morning.  To get around this blazing full moon we’ve been having.  She was full to popping last night- engorged with chaos.  I question her purpose, but that’s on a whole other philosophical level that we won’t be trying out this morning. The reality check I need is one of those cat…

Playing with Myself

I read all these posts from authors, talking about the solitary life of a writer.  It’s true.  If you are a career writer, being alone is something you must get used to. Non-writers don’t quite understand what it takes to come up with a story, make it flesh, and put it down on paper.  It’s…

Epic Couples

I’ve decided to start a series.  I thought it would be nice to profile epic couples.  My epic couples:  the couples of fiction, movies, and TV that make my heart flutter.  I’ll talk a little about why I find them so epic, what makes their relationship squeal worthy in my eyes. The reason I want…

The Rat Race

    I was thinking about success this morning.  Success being defined as seeking goals, fulfilling/winning your goals, and achieving a comfortable live from these goals. I believe everyone has goals.  Some are more ambitious than others.  The difference between success and failure can sometimes be  the motivation behind the seeker. If you can’t get…