To say that I think about sailing a lot would be a huge understatement. Pretty much, if I’m not busy at work or writing, then chances are, I’m thinking about sailing. Of course, one of the great things about writing is that I can write about sailing, which allows me to be productive while also … More Dreaming of the Water
Okay, so what I want to know is this: How can it be that I used the air conditioning almost every day in February, and now that it is Spring Break, I am having to run the heater? I got into making quilts a while back, and I am glad I did. At this moment, … More Random Rambling
Originally, Away Away was just a poor lonely story without a name. At first, I wanted there to be something about Galveston in the title, since the book started out in Galveston. I had a shortlist of titles like Operation Galveston, and The Galveston Objective, but none of them fit quite right. Then I got … More What’s with the Name?
“Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.” — Karim Seddiki Wednesday seems to be going by really slowly- probably because Spring Break is almost here. I decided to post an inspirational quote to keep us all going. Don’t forget to pick up a copy of Away Away as you head off toward the … More Hump Day Inspiration
How could two level-headed teenagers possible think that Galveston was being taken over by the government? Part of the problem in the book had to do with riot control practice. This is actually a real thing. Mardi Gras at Galveston is a pretty big deal around here. Galveston Police has to be prepared for any … More Abbie and Lane’s Galveston
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Hi! Welcome to the first blog post on the official Away Away site. First blog posts always feel strange to write. It’s kind of like when you buy a nice new journal. Usually when I buy a really nice journal, it sits unused for at least 6 months. The better the journal, the longer it sits … More The Journey Begins
This is the excerpt for your very first post. … More