N. R. Tucker

The Worlds of My Mind


Personal Ramblings

The Key to Inspiration

Are you a writer? Are you waiting for inspiration to strike? If so, grab a chair and get comfortable. You have a long wait ahead of you.

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NaNoWriMo 2019

This will be my fifth year participating in National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo).

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Poison Ivy

If you are lucky enough to live in a part of the world where poison ivy, poison oak, and other poison vines don’t grow, you should count that fact among your blessings. I doubt that this story will make any sense to you.

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A Scheduled Life

I’ve always liked a good schedule.

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Juliette’s Balcony

Shakespeare’s story of Romeo and Juliet is one of my least favorite stories by the bard.

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Once Around the Block

Hiking, even a stroll through the neighborhood, is my preferred way to exercise. Today I remembered why I enjoy this activity.

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Where Are You Going?

One of my favorite quotes is from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. “If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will get you there.”

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No Limits

As a young girl growing up in a small farming town in the south, I dreamed of adventure.

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Lizard Wars

I love screens on windows and doors. Living in Italy taught me that.

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