#APRPAD – Day 4

Prompt: Painter Poem Pierre-Auguste Renoir It’s The Swing that I see firstThe light filtering in from behind meAs I walk across the wooden floorOf the second story of the old train depotThat has been transformedInto one of the most beautiful museums in the world. Everyone else was aghast and in aweAs we made our way […]

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Writer’s Digest Novel Writing Conference – A Recap

Last weekend, I spent three days at the Westin in Pasadena, California attending a Novel Writing Conference hosted by Writer’s Digest Magazine. I’ve never actually been to a writing conference before. I’ve been to the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books once (which was great fun, and I do plan to return to it!), and I’ve certainly attended panels […]

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My Second Disneybound: Dream Big, Princess

What can I say? I mentioned on my first attempt with Disneybounding that it was addictive, and it proved to be true! On October 11, which happened to be #InternationalDayOfTheGirl, Disney posted an announcement encouraging people to Disneybound at the Parks as a princess or other female Disney character as part of their #DreamBigPrincess campaign, […]

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My First Disney Bound

So, for as much of a lifelong hardcore Disney fan as I am, there is one aspect of the Disney lifestyle (specifically, the Disney Parks lifestyle) that I have never gotten involved with…until now. I’d been familiar with the concept of “Disneybounding” for years, but never really had the gumption to give it a go […]

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