The Announcement I don’t beta read often. Actually, while I’m writing I don’t even get to read often, but it just so happened that all the stars were aligned last November. I was in between books when an author who I knew casually asked me if I was available to beta read and that’s how… More Announcement Endorsement & Enticement
I recently broke my nose (long story) and when the doctor took the splint off and handed me the mirror, my first thought was “Thank God I don’t look like Rocky Balboa.” And if it were twelve years ago I would have stopped there, but it’s not, and I didn’t. So my second thought was,… More A Word About Confidence. And Baboons.
I don’t get to read a lot anymore because it’s hard for me to read while I’m writing. And I’m always writing. Occasionally, though, I treat myself to a book reported to be a particularly good work of fiction. I finally got around to reading Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn and I loved it. Then… More I thought Gone Girl Was Great And I’m Not Afraid To Admit It.
Valentine’s Day is approaching and being a Romantic Comedy writer creates certain expectations. Specifically, one is expected to be romantic and comedic. Now, the comedic part I have down. Just by virtue of the fact that I have no physical coordination, I’m a veritable walking one-liner. Throw in the fact that I’m socially awkward, and… More I need a Valentine. Or a martini.
It’s a new year and a lot of people are making resolutions to pay more attention to their health. I would like to make an appeal to the people who I come in contact with through my writing to adopt that resolution. What I describe below does not apply to everyone, of course. I’m hoping… More Time to Get Healthy
Join me at this @Tugginc screening of Muffin Top: A Love Story!. This movie is amazing!!!! And it’s coming to Franklin Mills in Philadelphia in February!!!
I spent ten years becoming unhealthy, physically and mentally. Because I was depressed, I ate to comfort myself. Then before I knew it, I was 40. While I didn’t look very good, I still seemed okay on the outside. I laughed and made others laugh. I wrote some books that people seemed to enjoy. On… More Nadine’s Year-End Motivational Speech