Ode to Fall

I love Fall — it’s my favorite time of year, and I find myself longing for it right after the 4th of July. I love Fall’s shorter days, golden subdued light, and the extra hour when we turn the clocks back.  I love the anticipation of colder weather, and the freezer filled with soups and sauces made from Summer’s hot tomatoes, yellow squash, herbs and …

Monday, Monday

I know my morning will be spent editing, editing, editing until my eyes roll back in my head.  But alas the mechanics are such a huge part of the process.  On the upside, I only have 100 pages to go, and when I look out my window I’ve oodles and oodles of zinnias blooming in my front yard!  Yeah.  Zinnias …