First, ask yourself: What the heck does enough even mean? In my opinion, a dangerous game to play is the comparison game. Before anything else, I recommend the following self-check: Am I forcing myself to fit someone else’s writing routine? Am I putting unrealistic expectations on myself? Am I being influenced by “bullies” who tell me … More What To Do When You’re Not Writing Enough
Sometimes it’s easy to get stuck inside my own head and be overwhelmed by all I have to do to manage my health. That’s the life of a disabled Spoonie, and I’m not the only one who feels this way or goes through this. What helps me get out of these ruts are visual reminders … More A Healthy Pride Can Be Motivational
I was going to wait on this, but anyone who purchases MJ Lyons’ novel, Murder at the World’s Fair, will see a promo for my upcoming book, The Stealth Lovers! Cover and all! Now, I’m only going to post the larger cover image (and in colour) when it’s closer to the pre-order date. I think. … More Okay, the cat’s out of the bag!
It’s been almost three years since the book was published, and a second edition will be released this fall. (See: Why there’s going to be a second edition of Life in the ’Cosm) But in both editions, there are a few Easter eggs based on my cultural heritage of Irish and Polish. Did you pick … More Did you pick up on the Easter eggs in Life in the ‘Cosm?
A totally unexpected thing happened to me a few years ago—I accidentally wrote a book. It was just supposed to be a creative writing exercise to take my mind off my chronic pain, and it turned into an epic tale with aliens, love, adventure, and dessert! So much has happened in my life since May … More Why there’s going to be a second edition of Life in the ’Cosm