Author Archives: Lee

Because . . . Saturn

Winter Solstice is getting a very bad rap this year. Some claiming to be in the ‘equinox-know’ warn that today will be “the worst day of 2017.” News outlets everywhere report this negative Nell story as if it is Real … Continue reading

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The Rats are NOT Winning the Rat Race

Insecure Writer’s Group   And now, the end is near, and so we face the final Wednesday My friends, the past is clear I’ll state my case, life’s just a frenzy . . . * I am always so surprised … Continue reading

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I’m taking a break from general kvetching to appreciate the peace and beauty of the day. I have so very much to be thankful for in my life. I’m even holding off on my annual Holiday Snark post. I’m especially … Continue reading

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Insecure Writer’s Group Another first Wednesday, another official Insecure Writer’s Support Group day. I joined this Blog Hop in July of 2016, and every month, I’ve depended upon Captain Ninja to pose a pithy question to which I could post an equally … Continue reading

Posted in I'm Just Making This Up, IWSG, Just Kill Me Now, Making Progress | 15 Comments

We Call It Research*

My partner in crime and fellow mystery writer Anna Adams and I sneaked away for an autumn “research trip” in downtown Chicago. We love kicking along fall foliage, which was still damp from the previous day’s storm, seeking inspiration for … Continue reading

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