Pretty Odd Blog

Back in Business!
It's been a little quiet around here lately. Well, not exactly. We've been busy working...
Babies, MTHFR, V Leiden…Oh My!!
I fully intended to blog my way through this third pregnancy, and even had idyllic...
Requiem
for Chris Coyle (November 10, 1974-September 25, 1994) I can’t do this anymore. I can’t...
Baby Blues (errr…Pinks)
In July, I mentioned I had some “stuff” going on. Mostly good stuff, but I...
Indie Book Marketing Step Three—Early Readers
Even as I write this post, I freely admit my own indie book marketing sometimes...
Rules for the Gig
One of the tragic consequences of social media on my brain is that I can...
Stuff Worth Sneezing For
Stuff’s going on. Stuff I don’t want to talk about yet, but I will soon....
Indie Book Marketing—Step One (Editing)
Before I launch into this series, I just want to elaborate that these are my...
Taming Social Media (and Me)
I've been a student of social media since Facebook took off. Meaning, I missed the...
The Lazy Reader’s Guide to Blogging
Recently, I took a blogging hiatus because I didn't have time to read blogs. If...
10-Minute Attitude Adjustment
I don't always have the best attitude. I admit it. To compound matters, I tend...
Accepting My Inner Jerk
Before I say anything else, I want to make it clear that I am not...