blog writing | Jennifer Probst

I cannot believe another year has passed by. With Thanksgiving behind, and Christmas barreling up, it’s hard not to compare this December to last year. It was right after I lost my father, and I had begun to down spiral. I had two huge books due that I needed to start writing, and I’d become […]

December 4, 2018

Not Writing…by Jennifer Probst

I’ve been thinking a lot about will power lately. The past few months have been difficult, and I lost my way for a bit. Or so I thought. I learned later that even the paths we choose that seem to meander aimlessly and stop short at a dead end is there for a reason. Maybe […]

December 14, 2017

The Element of Will Power…and 25 Things Accomplished

  What are the only things we can count on? Death. Taxes. Change. I still hate all of them. I remember in my old day job, they were constantly updating computer systems, or policy, and every time I took a breath and got used to something, it was gone. Same thing with the book world. […]

June 21, 2017


New Year’s resolutions. Yeah, I know I’m a few days late on this topic, but at least I’m fashionable. Resolutions are everywhere, and for good reason. It’s a time to reflect and try again. I think New Year’s Day is a wonderful figurehead of the Queen of good intentions: fulfilling old dreams and creating new […]

January 4, 2017

Resolutions on Life, Writing, and Other Important Stuff…

Oh, my poor neglected blog. Let’s hope my regular readers haven’t given up on me, and understand that to deliver consistent quality reads in regular intervals, sometimes my blog suffers a bit. I took a vacation last week. An overdue one. I met up with my big Italian family and headed to Puerto Rico for […]

February 25, 2016

Writing and the Way You Handle the Waves…