Jen’s writing is engaging, funny and usually hits a chord of truth. We are both working on YA books and trying to find the balance between writing and real life. I hope you enjoy this as much as I did, and if so, pass it on!
No errands for me. No languishing in stores simply because I’m sans kids and don’t have to hightail it out the door. Not even a cup of joe to go.
The plan today was head straight home after preschool drop-off, brew a cup of tea, and write!
There was the reflection I’d entered into my journal two nights ago to be expounded upon. There was the humorous quip forming in my head that I must look good because it’s been two mornings now that another mother has oh-so-discreetly done the smile to full-body-scan maneuver. Yes, the hem of my pants meets my shoes. And yes, I wear shoes everyday. Do you need a fashion report? Urgh.
Stuff, thoughts, words rattling – all waiting patiently for me to let them free.
Until, suddenly, a dog appeared on my horizon.
As I turned the corner to my street, I spied a…
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