Lemonade anyone?

Life has been pelting me with lemons! I do have carpal tunnel, so I recently had to get those steroid injections in both wrists. That kind of sucked. It put me in a real funk, honestly.

Nothing has really been moving on the publishing front. I’m getting more accustomed to the waiting. I’m not nearly as antsy as I was before. I think it has a great deal to do with the fact that I’m not just sitting around waiting to hear back from editors or publishers.

I’m still revising picture books, and I’m working on a chapter book. If nothing else, I know for a fact that staying busy is key.

Carpal tunnel has slowed me down some, but I’ll just consider it an extended brainstorming session.

 

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5 thoughts on “Lemonade anyone?

    1. I’m about to have to unlink my email from my phone again! I thought I had a better handle on waiting than I actually do, so I’d set it back up.

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  1. Hello,

    Found your site after looking through publishing topics. I love what you have going on over here and with your permission, I would like to become a follower.

    Speaking about life giving you lemons and telling us to make lemonade. Now I can’t get past the commercial on tv with Ice-T. “Ice Tea? Lemonade, can’t you people read?” I have always found that when life gets tough, it really helps to laugh.

    rob

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    1. Thanks for following, Rob! It is so easy to get frustrated while on the journey to publication, I sometimes have to remind myself to simply relax. Besides, it’s a blessing to be able to chase our dreams at all.

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      1. My problem is that when I dream, it is in color and High Definition. That really makes it tough to be happy with small successes.

        Keep on the path and victory will be yours.

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