I‘ve been writing lately, which incidentally had nothing to do with any type of New Year’s resolve. Okay, fine, less writing and more editing. But it’s felt delicious to circle back to old pages with fresh eyes because I’m able to see exactly what doesn’t work. You know immediately what reads false, where it reads, […]
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March 6, 2014
There are some who’d say that all a woman really needs is a good lipstick, that it can lift the face and a mood with just a swipe. While I believe this is truer of blush, I still submit to pie as the great salve to all. You can have a ghastly day, but even […]
September 18, 2013
When I’m afraid to publish something, online or otherwise, I run through a cursory checklist, trying to pinpoint the origin of my discomfort. Does it fall into the “what will people think of me?” category? Do I fear it’s just another thing for people to throw shit at? Am I violating someone’s privacy? Am I […]
March 22, 2013
Flattery will get you everywhere, or at least it’ll get you up on someone’s blog. I don’t normally post emails or compliments received because it feels just a wee bit self-indulgent (’cause it is). But I reminded myself today that this is, in fact, my blog, and the whole reason I began this Greek Tragedy […]
February 8, 2012
Maybe you’ve heard of it, perhaps not. I’ve been avoiding posting about this because I haven’t wanted to promote a poorly written book, when I’m not good about promoting exceptional books. Except, now I have to. There have been too many people posting Facebook status updates, admitting that their lives have been “dominated” by the […]
January 27, 2012
Dominance. It’s been a theme that keeps ringing ’round, turning up at my stoop. To begin, when I first moved to Boca, I was invited to join a new book club that was in its infancy; I missed the first meeting, but I learned quickly enough that the group was eclectic, interesting, nice even!, but […]
July 26, 2011
With a Little Luck: A Novel by Caprice Crane Forget luck. My girl Caprice is all talent, and heart… and funny. Romantic comedy anyone? With a Little Luck is available starting today. Nab up a copy and lose (and find) yourself in luck.
February 24, 2011
Since upgrading to WordPress 3.1 yesterday, all my blog posts are showing up as 404 Page Not Found. “My people” are working on it. God bless nerds.