Recently, a change in my job has afforded me the opportunity to work from home. In all honesty, it's my dream come true. I'm a HUGE homebody and I rely heavily on my creature comforts (read: I never want to get out of my pajamas or do my hair). I love being able to bop back and forth between answering emails and throwing in a load of laundry. . . .
Before pursuing a career in writing, I was a Musical Theater major. Out of 800 applicants, I was selected to join a class of twenty-three students. Conservatory training is rigorous — it has to be, given the number of Broadway hopefuls and the competitive nature of the field. Our final exams each semester were referred to as “boards.” For my . . .