Turning Whine into Gold
My writing gratitude list, today:
- The excitement (and relief!) of a new story gelling on the page.
- The women who attended my spring writing retreat, so generous with their encouragement, feedback, and gin and tonics.
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December 26th, 2012
Don't Waste A Second
By Laura Drake
I heard today that a distant relative, after enduring brutal treatment for lung cancer, is in remission! I’m so very happy for him, and his family. He’s such a sweet, giving man.
The horror in Connecticut this month made most people I know stop and think.… Read the post
by Laura Drake
Tis the season. Bell ringers with kettles stand outside stores, vying for territory with candy sale fund-raisers. We’re receiving charity requests every day in the mail, and at work, we’re adopting needy families for the Holidays.
Sometimes it seems easier to shut the door and close yourself in a nice quiet writing room.… Read the post