A different day today…a different expression of what my life is all about…of what I aspire to. What I dream, for myself.
Today I was brave.
I hit ‘send’ on my laptop and sent a query for my epic fantasy off into the world. Scary stuff, that. So many hours, months, years invested in this story. So much love, tears, hope, doubt.
OMG! It’s like raising kids! lol
And after I hit the button, had my moment of panic, then a deep breath because wow! I did it! What next? Ah, the decisions that pull at my writerly heart…which story is next?
I always have a couple going…sometimes more. I need to get back to work on the follow up book for this one. Just in case, you know.
I want to finish the eco-punk fantasy I have been working on along with this one for the last year. It is about half written, which pushes it to the top of the list. Git ‘er done.
Tonight, I gaze at the gorgeous moon. Revel in the moonlight and the scent of rain promised on the wind. I watch the bats dance above the street, sweet darlings of the air, nomming on all those pesky southern bugs.
And I am thankful.
For days such as this, nights so sweet, and the gift of words which fill my life with magic.
I am so blessed.
What are you thankful for?