Writing Archives - Megan Westfield

November 2017 Update

By Megan on Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 in Writing. 2 Comments

The last time I wrote an update post was back in March. A few quick highlights of our spring, summer, and early fall:

WildThing2 turned two
Weekend trip to Palm Springs with out-of-state grandparents
Date with Husband where we …

Writers for Hope Online Auction Kicks Off Monday

By Megan on Friday, March 31st, 2017 in Reading, Writing. No Comments

For the fourth year, my PitchWars teammate, Kelly Johnson, is running a reader and writer-supported online auction to benefit RAINN.
RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN created and operates the National …

March 2017 Update

By Megan on Friday, March 3rd, 2017 in Parenting, Updates, Writing. No Comments

Even though I have a disclaimer on my website that my blog posts are rare, now that my blog is linked to my author pages on Amazon and Goodreads, and it’s been two full months since I last posted, I’m …

My Beloved, Yosemite-Set, New Adult Rock Climbing Novel

By Megan on Monday, October 24th, 2016 in Adventure Sports, Books, Lessons in Gravity, New Adult, Outside, Writing. No Comments

When I first posted the news that my novel, Lessons in Gravity, was going to be published, I called it “my beloved, Yosemite-set new adult novel.”
And beloved it is.
This manuscript has been with me for much longer than …

3rd Annual Writers for Hope Auction

By Megan on Monday, March 28th, 2016 in Writing. No Comments

My Pitch Wars teammate Kelly Johnson’s annual Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN) Writers for Hope Auction is just eight days away on Monday, April 4, 2016. I’ve been involved in the auction for two years by helping to …

GRE Vocabulary Building: Egregious Insults and Horror Movies

By Megan on Friday, February 26th, 2016 in Writing. No Comments

I took the GRE this week. It was my first standardized test in decades (yes, ‘decades’ with an ‘s’!) and something I had to do because I am looking at taking classes for a masters later this year. With two …

Resolution 2016: Line-a-Day Journal

By Megan on Saturday, January 2nd, 2016 in Parenting, Writing. No Comments

Except for the year, my resolution for this year is identical to last year’s.  The darn line-a-day journal turned out to be too much for me, even though it was my only resolution, and only required about two minutes per day to …