I wrote a blog post about what it's like living with wildfire-polluted air when your main coping mechanism is going for a walk.

Bad Air Days

"I haven't felt this cooped up since Chernobyl"

rinsemiddlebliss.com/2018/11/1

"Writers are good at this" 😂

I wish it were as easy to name characters in my stories as it is to name variables. This is how you end up with Hiro Protagonist.

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Some sample literary journal wait times from my Duotrope submission tracker page. Basically, it's normal to wait six months, only to get a form rejection at the end.

This is my Submittable queue and I'm scared that I'll get replies all on the same day and utterly lose my composure.

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