Change sucks. I apologize, fellow writers. I should have made the effort  to create a clever analogy or metaphor to explain my situation. Unfortunately, sometimes we must fall back on the simpleness of terms and emotion. Change sucks. There is one clarification needed in the above statement. When life has turned a dark corner and […]

September 4, 2010

Change…

Oh, those lying eyes, as the Eagles would sing. Have had some run ins lately with the old sin, which started me thinking.  Everyone lies. I love when prospective mates haul out the whole honesty card and hold it up proudly for the big 10 score points. Personally, I think honesty is a bit overrated. […]

August 20, 2010

Fibbing…

I was lucky enough to go on vacation, yet again, without my children. I am terming the summer of 2010 the summer of Jen’s selfishness.  A cruise with my husband, a writer’s workshop in Disney, and now my favorite place in the world with my best friend: Cape May. My girlfriend and I made a […]

August 16, 2010

The Beach…

I attended the RWA National Conference this year. Inspiration comes in many ways.  There are so many things that can inspire on a daily basis but my favorites come in the forms of “lightbulb” events.  Those are the ones that make a difference. On a writing scale, I was surrounded for 4 days by people […]

August 3, 2010

Inspiration…

I write romance novels. Most of you know that. Normally, romance novelists evoke various reactions, such as the raised eyebrow, the wonder regarding those sex scenes,  or the disdain of cliché writing. The basic theory most believe is that romance writers know all about romance. When I was dating my husband, his best friend warned […]

July 24, 2010

ROMANCE…