Author Archives: KD_DuBois_author

About KD_DuBois_author

Author, veteran, dog-mom, cyclist. Book: Daughter of the South Wind Twitter: kd_du_bois Instagram: kd.dubois Facebook: kdduboisfan

Frontier Dreams

Last night, my friends and I cozied up on our own sofas, with adult beverages in-hand, and Zoom-watched the latest SpaceX launch carrying four astronauts to the International Space Station. We’d viewed the previous SpaceX launch together before there’d been … Continue reading

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Closet Moods

I started a project today, which means I’m procrastinating on another project (or two). Although I have homework due and a looming mid-term, plus those goals I set in my last blog, I just couldn’t stand one more day of … Continue reading

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A Resolution

Like clockwork on the first of September, the daily temperatures where I live dropped below 100-degrees. Crisp, humid air now cools me when I’m on my morning bike rides, and I don’t need to worry about planning my route so … Continue reading

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Grammar Habits

Always one to enhance my knowledge, I signed up for a grammar course. I also took it as the initial requisite to complete an editing certificate. With some spare time on my hands, I thought I could fill the gaps … Continue reading

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The Dessert Dinner

Over the past few months, I’ve extended my socially-distanced circle to my closest friends and have spent Saturday evenings at their house. We talk, drink wine, eat popcorn, and watch shows. A few weeks ago, I got the honor of … Continue reading

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Using Tomatoes to Write

Folks, I’ve been in a slump. Oh, I still put words on paper, but I could tell my overall daily productivity had waned. Little tasks kept popping to mind the minute I sat down at my computer. They’d bounce around … Continue reading

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A Realization of Speculation

The last post I blogged provided you with my tried-and-true methods to overcome writer’s block. I am happy to say that I haven’t needed to use them since then—I’ve been very productive this past month. And for those of you … Continue reading

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The Search

Today is Sunday, which means my post for this blog is due early tomorrow morning. Yet I sit here staring at a mostly white screen, forcing my fingers to type even though I have nothing to say. Not the first … Continue reading

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A Super Revelation

Please forgive my late posting. A few weeks ago, when I realized that my post would come the day after the Super Bowl, I decided that I’d write about the best part of that event—the commercials. You know, look at … Continue reading

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Looking Back and Forward

The end of 2019 is upon us, and as usual, I’ve been looking at the year’s accomplishments so I can set goals for 2020. Of course, I looked at the goals I’d set for 2019, and unfortunately, not many got … Continue reading

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