The Mess That Is Me is merely my unique observations about this crazy world that surrounds us and how I fit into it. Here I will share parts of my writing process and fears, some of our travels and reports of our events, and even about our quirky family. So grab a cup of coffee, settle back, and see what lies within this twisted mind of mine.

The Mess That Is Me

Christmas Memories

Christmas Memories

I don’t know about you, but I love this time of year. I’m not even in an area where the season changes, usually still in my shorts and flip-flops if...

Christmas Memories

I don’t know about you, but I love this time of year. I’m not even in an area where the season changes, usually still in my shorts and flip-flops if...

Organization? What’s That?

Organization? What’s That?

To be honest, it’s almost an obsession with me. At least in certain areas of my life, especially with my writing. At one time, I used to have notebooks everywhere,...

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Organization? What’s That?

To be honest, it’s almost an obsession with me. At least in certain areas of my life, especially with my writing. At one time, I used to have notebooks everywhere,...

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It’s Time to Say Goodbye

It’s Time to Say Goodbye

With over sixty titles between three pen names, I’ve only said goodbye to a handful of characters, and one of those I brought back in the very next book as...

It’s Time to Say Goodbye

With over sixty titles between three pen names, I’ve only said goodbye to a handful of characters, and one of those I brought back in the very next book as...

Are You a Candlelighter?

Are You a Candlelighter?

A candlelighter. This world needs more of those. People who use their flame to set other people on fire. I’ve been in ceremonies where one person starts off lighting their...

Are You a Candlelighter?

A candlelighter. This world needs more of those. People who use their flame to set other people on fire. I’ve been in ceremonies where one person starts off lighting their...

The First Wedding at Bull Creek

The First Wedding at Bull Creek

Hey Readers,  Life doesn’t stop once you find your soulmate. And yet, for some reason, that’s exactly what I seemed to have done with the gang in Bull Creek. Oh,...

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The First Wedding at Bull Creek

Hey Readers,  Life doesn’t stop once you find your soulmate. And yet, for some reason, that’s exactly what I seemed to have done with the gang in Bull Creek. Oh,...

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I Confess, I’ve Been in a Reading Funk

I was sitting in my recliner the other night, trying to decide what to read, and I started five books and gave up on five books. Have you ever had...

I Confess, I’ve Been in a Reading Funk

I was sitting in my recliner the other night, trying to decide what to read, and I started five books and gave up on five books. Have you ever had...