B is for Betsy

From the moment I learned to string syllables into words I have been an insatiable reader, and one of the authors that my elementary school librarian introduced me to was Carolyn Haywood, who wrote a large number of children’s books about two suburban children, Betsy and Eddie, and their many adventures. The first book of […]

I Write Because I Am

Pam Asberry and Jana Oliver Saturday I attended the monthly meeting of George Romance Writers. Jana Oliver was our featured speaker. She provided the kick in the pants I needed. Since mid-November, when I dropped the ball on NaNoWriMo, I have been in a real writing slump. January and February are always busy months for me professionally. […]

Goodbye, Hello

I believe that everything happens for a reason. People change so that you can learn to let go, things go wrong so that you appreciate them when they’re right, you believe lies so you can eventually learn to trust no one but yourself, and sometimes good things fall apart so better things can fall together.~ […]

Table For One

Plant your own garden and decorate your own soul, instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers. ~Veronica A. Shoffstall When you’re single and female, certain holidays pose specific challenges. There’s New Year’s Eve, when everyone else is kissing their sweetheart at midnight and all you can do is watch Ryan Seacrest in Times […]

Online Dating 101

Dear HotStuff69, Thank you so much for your response to my profile here on SharksAreEverywhereDotCom. For the record, though, my name is “Pam.” Not “Sexy” or “Hottie” or even “Sweetheart” or “Beautiful.” I’m not a MILF or a cougar and I don’t date guys younger than my firstborn son. And those two boys who still […]