Author Archives: MyWildSkies

Are You Going? Tomorrow. Are You Going?

There is still time to get advance tickets to David Steinberg’s talk at the Foundation for Sex Positive Culture tomorrow night, Thursday April 2nd at 7:30 pm. Event Details: April 2, 2015 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm  Free signing … Continue reading

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Here it is! This Thing We Call Sex: A Radically Sensible Look at Sex in America

If you know me at all, you have already heard about This Thing We Call Sex. If you don’t but are interested in the topics I tend to write about, this will still be good news. The book I have … Continue reading

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What Happened: Ground Zero—Day One

This post is dedicated to A, L, R, J, J, D, C, L and A: There are no words to express my gratitude for all of your support during these first few days. Here is a picture of my hubby … Continue reading

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Alphabet Soup: Cuisine Inspired by Hurricane Odile

I am really proud of this recipe, especially considering the circumstances surrounding its creation. My friends who were anxiously following the hurricane, and the subsequent tourist exodus, will now be able to sink into my stories in a more tangible … Continue reading

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Who Will Join Me at the Whidbey Island Writers Conference in October?

My blog post on process and artistic insecurities went up today on the conference page. The conference runs from October 24-26 and I hope to see everyone there. This was the conference where I met Katherine Sears of Booktrope, a … Continue reading

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Lost My Space

Stay tuned for the redesigned site and updates. GoDaddy has forced me to move to WordPress for my blog. I came within a week of losing five year’s worth of posts! Formatting is off, and for some reason line breaks … Continue reading

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Masters vs. Servants: Thoughts on U.S. Customs and Border Protection

         “We need to stop letting our public servants be our public masters.”                                   –Brandon  Bryant                     … Continue reading

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New Appearance: Whidbey Island Writers Conference

I have been asked to present two workshops at the Whidbey Island Writers Conference on October 24-26, 2014. Check out the schedule here. This year they have assembled a great group of presenters like Renda Dodge of Pink Fish Press, Susan Wingate, … Continue reading

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Author Interview: Jim McNeely

I think art is the only thing that’s spiritual in the world. And I refuse to be forced to believe in other people’s interpretations of God. I don’t think anybody should be. No one person can own the copyright to … Continue reading

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First Anniversary of Sex and Death in the world: Virtual Book Launch Reposted

I am reposting the launch videos in honor of the first anniversary of Sex and Death as a real-live-book-in-the-world-with-pages-and-everything. In honor of this occasion I am going to do it up by hitting the Editor’s Guild Pot Luck. For the rest of … Continue reading

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