It’s Been a Long Time

Wow.  I can’t believe it’s been more than a month since my last post.  I guess I can say I’ve been up to a lot of things, though writing is only recently one of them.  Actually, writing took a back seat for a while, but I’m back in the saddle again.  It’s really hard to write when you have a two-year old underneath you all of the time.  🙂

Anyway, we finally got a new–used–van for traveling in comfort, though it’s not much comfort for me, since I’m the primary driver.  Baby girl can say a bunch of words now, one of them being the word “Damn”.  Honestly, I have no idea where she got it.  But what bugs me the most is that she might be saying the F-word, though I can’t quite make it out yet.  Oh, and we had a blast at the beach this past weekend, too.  Little Bit is still afraid of the waves that come crashing against the shore, but the sand?  Good lord.  That kid loves playing the sand and tracking it all back to our room.  Even today, she brings her beach toys to the car, thinking that we’re going to beach when we’re only going to the store.

As for my reading pleasure, I’m still trying to catch up on Lydia Dare books, though I have no idea which book I’m on right now, except for the one with the blue cover.  😆  Also, I broke down and finally got around to reading The Hunger Games and all I can say is Holy S*** that’s a good book!  Ten times better than Twilight.  Ten times more sensible than Twilight, too.  All I can say is I’m going to get my hands on a copy of Catching Fire.  Of course, the cheapskate that I am, I’ll either wait until paperback or do ebook.  I don’t buy hard-copies of anything.  So now that I want to let The Hunger Games simmer for a while before I move on to the next book, I’m going to start a new one called Blood Red Road.  Thanks to Simon and Schuster for sending it to me, though I had a feeling the only reason why they sent it (with the Shapeshifter Romance blog reference) was because they thought I was the blog secretary or something.  Then again, they probably thought that my writing career wasn’t as import as the other bestselling bloggers, so therefore, I might have time to actually review a book.  Not!  Anyway, of all the books they had sent over the past year, this was the only one that somewhat intrigued me.  But before I forget, there is one book that I’ve been interested in getting called Starters by Lissa Price.  Unfortunately, it’ll be awhile because of that no-buy-hardcovers thing I have going on right now.  😉

So other than that and trying to carve out time for more writing, that’s what I’ve been up to.

Chow for now!


2 thoughts on “It’s Been a Long Time

  1. It has been a while since you posted. I’ve been checking. Sounds like you and little bit are having a blast! Glad you’re back to writing. I’m ready for more awesome books from you.

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