Re-visions and snowshoeing

This morning I made my first trek in the snow with my favorite Christmas present, a pair of LL Bean snowshoes. The light purple aluminum frames didn’t have much of a challenge in the four-inches of snow that covers the ground, and I found myself thinking about my current novel and the editing process. Vermont […]

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Pigs on the beach

Pigs on the Beach By Sarah Ward, July 2007 Eighteen years ago our friendship bloomed. Her open mind and laissez faire ways so opposite to mine She pried me open with her smile, filling my empty spaces with gentle reassurance; quieting my anxieties, acknowledging my nightmares. Our hearts broke when I left Alaska, but she […]

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2015 Writing Resolutions

2015, a new year.  An opportunity to revitalize some aspect of our lives.  Taking on too many resolutions will lead to quick failure, and yet the excitement of a fresh new calendar, sharpened pencils and a blank notebook fills my head with visions of greater-than-life goals.  I WILL finish editing my novel, keep a monthly […]

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