How Do They Call You?

Some people are born with a grand name, others must fashion their own. Today my mind is fastened around the concept of stage names and pen names…..pseudonyms. Why do people choose or choose not to use them? The first two people who come to mind when I think of writers who took up a pen […]

American Idol Syndrome

These are the questions that boggle my mind on a Friday evening such as this….. I want to write about real people. People that are vulnerable, and anxious; the kind of people that loose their keys every once in a while or forget to charge their cellphone at night. This may not seem that important, […]

Thrill Seekers. Thrill Finders.

I never realized how adventurous I truly am until I thought about the meaning of the word. I’ve always liked to try new things, go new places and befriend people that many overlook. Being a SAHM has its own challenges, so sometimes I have to go find a new adventure, and by find I actually […]

I <3 Sports.

Are you a sports person? If you aren’t, brace yourself for the rant below. If you are into sports, you’ll totally get where I’m coming from 🙂 I don’t know about you, but there’s nothing like a good motivational movie where sports are the main focal point. Nothing gets me more hyped than remembering what […]

The Emotional Stages of Writing A Novel

This is a pretty authentic depiction of the emotional journey. However, I feel the title that would better suite this video is The Roller coaster-Ride-of-Terror-and-Elation. You see friends, it is both a sorrow and joy to write these magnificent things called books. With that being said, the video plainly speaks for itself. That’s my thought […]

‘Tis A New Day

Who is this Allie Owens Crockett?  I’m so glad you asked. It’s me, that’s who, and I’m at it again. I have long abandoned my former blog about nutrition, motherhood and everything green and crunchy. Even still, starting this blog has less to do with me giving up on a healthier and more sustainable lifestyle, […]