Category Archives: Write Time Blog

Writer’s blog: the joys and craziness of being a writer and why I wouldn’t do anything else.

NASA Diversity

Anyone who’s read my books from the Chicago Review Press Women in Action series knows I have a thing about women flying, whether it’s in airplanes or space ships. And space is awesome no matter who it is. One of … Continue reading

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USA Travel Tops the List

A couple of months ago, I participate in a #LPchat about family travel on Twitter. People tweeted words and pictures about family travel to Prague, Venice, Sri Lanka, and other foreign locations. With international travel limited to Mexico and Jamaica … Continue reading

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World Oceans Day – June 8

Why is there a World Oceans Day?  How about the fact that approximately two-third’s of the world is covered by oceans? And that there more than a million species of life in the ocean? And that there is still more … Continue reading

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Earth Day

Since 1970, people have recognized April 22nd as Earth Day. But we don’t mean earth as in soil or land, we mean the Earth or the entire planet. Sometimes we need to be reminded of this. And a good way … Continue reading

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Jean Lafitte’s Love of Louisiana

Last year I visited the six locations that make up the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve for an assignment with AAA Southern Traveler. Had a blast. I learned things I didn’t know about Cajun culture and history (I … Continue reading

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