finished draft, sympathy for the devil, the end, WIP

WIP: The End Is So Sweet

http://www.janefriedman.comI won't lie.  This summer has been out-of-control crazy with me either being a guest or me having guests.  It was fun.  Exciting. And frustrating.   Ask a writer what her ideal vacation is and she'll most likely tell you it's a lot of intimate time with her computer.  Forget the romantic getaways to Rome or the… Continue reading WIP: The End Is So Sweet

guest post, kids, untethered

Guest Post by Lailah, 13, Emma, 10, Elodie, 6: Untethered in One Page

Since it's still summer vacation and I still have the kids (and their cousins who are visiting for the month of August), I figured I would once again have them participate in writing my blog.  My two daughters and one of their cousins wanted to take part.  So here it is.The writing prompt was the… Continue reading Guest Post by Lailah, 13, Emma, 10, Elodie, 6: Untethered in One Page

lemonade stand, Oak Creek Sikh temple shooting, violence

Off Topic: Lemonade Stands and Too Much Hatred

A year ago we were back in Wisconsin on vacation when a white supremacist opened fire in a Sikh temple only a few miles from where my parents live. Six people died before the shooter killed himself.My kids, who were born and are growing up in Switzerland, were shocked when they saw the news.Their American… Continue reading Off Topic: Lemonade Stands and Too Much Hatred

followers

FINALLY! I freaking finally figured out how to add the followers button!!!

Well, better late than never. The Followers button?  Google Friends Connect?  I found that darn thing seriously evasive for, well, almost a year now. Hey, Katie, guess what?  There's this thing.  It's called Google.  You can search stuff on it by typing in a phrase.  Like How to Add the Google Friends Connect Button! Geesh.  Only took me… Continue reading FINALLY! I freaking finally figured out how to add the followers button!!!