Only Six Weeks Late: Mel’s List of 9 2016 Goals

How is it the end of February? I had such plans to write some kind of philosophical forward-looking blog post about my goals for 2016 and now it is practically the end of winter so it seems quite silly to write them now. But I’ve always been one to thwart convention in some way, so why not. Besides there’s too much pressure on January 1st to get it all done. February 24th is certainly much better date, don’t you think? And, besides,  Spring is less than a month away and it’s near the  Full Moon, so an Read More

More Method Than Madness

This is my fifth trip to Prince Edward Island and each time I step out of the plane (even when it was raining) I feel like I’ve come home. Intellectually I know that I am from “away” and really a tourist because I’ve only come during the months of June and August and have never really lived here, but the longer I stay here, the more I feel connected to the earth. Here I feel like I can hear myself think. I admit, with all of the research and plotting and character work I’ve been Read More