Six Nurses Who’ve Annoyed the Shit Out of Me

We’ve all had them–changing our IV’s, bringing our meds, taking our blood pressure. Sometimes the perfunctory duties of being a nurse can wash away a medical professional personality. But other times, their true thoughts and feeling shine through–and like a beacon in the cold dark night, they light up the painful nerves in your brain…

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Five Rules to Winning Over a Literary Agent

It’s really only been a few months now that I’ve been hacking away at a directory of literary agents, trying to find the right one to represent me and my book. I’ve read all about the process of finding a literary agent and and know the process can be long, arduous, and full of rejection…

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Bear Post #1: The Bear Diaries

(R.J made me post this..for Happy. He thinks Happy’s life is more exciting than mine and he’s probably right.) Mommy gave me wet food this morning! Only, I suspect it was under the guise of giving me some kind of round, brown pill. It’s hard to tell because I inhaled it and most of it…

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REJECTED. REJECTED. REJECTED

You know when you’re like so sure something is going to happen? Like you could feel it in your bones sure? My bones were wrong. The good news is that I jumped through a hell of a lot of hoops trying to make shit happen. And I learned a lot, and for that I’m super…

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