This past year has been a productive one for me. I’ve produced three completed first draft novels for grown-ups (sorry, I can’t say “adult novel” without thinking 50 Shades of Completely Inappropriate) and three first drafts of children’s books. Working at home does present challenges, and I wanted to share my formula for success.
I am currently working on a couple of short stories, one with a deadline that looms closer every day. I work well under pressure. Here’s how the magic happens.
7am – Send the Padawan off to school
8am – Take Girl-child and Squish to their respective schools.
8:30 – Drop by Chic-fil-a for a biscuit and some wi-fi.
10:30 – Two large sodas and 47 emails later, it’s time to go
to the bathroom home.
10:45 – Sit down at writing station, swearing loudly and on Twitter that I will not get up again until…
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