I dug this dusty old poem of mine out of my writing folder not to long ago and it made me smile. It’s just me trying to figure out me. It’s imperfect, but I kind of like it that way. … Read More
Many years ago on Mother’s Day, I wrote this poem. Today I decided to pull it out, dust it off, and share. I’m feeling thankful to have another Mother’s day with all three of these amazing women in my life. … Read More
I’m so excited to share this video! Earlier this year, I wrote, illustrated, and published a children’s book, “Festerfarkle the Frogdragon” under my pen name. Now I’ve created a narrated animated video on YouTube for kids and families to enjoy.
Usually when something is going to have a profound impact on my life, I feel inexplicably drawn to it — a feeling of excitement builds in my gut and I have no idea why. Like the time I was driving … Read More
If someone took a bunch of onions and turned them into nesting dolls, that would be a map of my brain. No matter how many layers I peel back, I can never see the whole picture, never arrive at the … Read More
I FINALLY PUBLISHED A BOOK. My first and lifelong dream is a reality. No words, just happiness. Festerfarkle the Frogdragon by T. N. Maree Because Festerfarkle is the only Frogdragon in all of Fayrule, he is very lonely. Neither … Read More
Faced with the longest stretch of writer’s block I’ve ever experienced, I’m desperately attempting to scrounge pennies of inspiration wherever I can find them, so I’m sitting here, re-reading one of my very favorite books about writing: Story by Robert McKee. … Read More