Monday, May 24, 2010

Springtime Crazies

I don't know what to do first. Have you ever had days like this?

I'm busy critiquing fifteen pages of six YA novels for a the upcoming SCBWINJ conference, revising my own historical fiction novel, creating poems for my poet's group anthology, critiquing everyone else's, submitting picture book manuscripts, entering a poetry contest, and reading novels.

Now, that does not count getting ready for a local arts festival in June, various anniversaries, graduation, retirement, and birthday parties as well as going faithfully to the gym everyday, and cleaning, cooking, doing laundry, and gardening. We still have to open the pool, too.

Then the onslaught of summer visitors will begin.

I think I need to go back to work. :)

Enjoy the weather. Maybe next spring one of the books you'll be reading will be mine.


  1. And I thought retirement was suppose to be relaxing. At least you're not bored, are you? Keep on, Gail.


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