Kelly Duran

Writer. Marketer. Book lover. Drama hater. AM: Coffee. PM: Wine.

Return To Routine

Any parent will tell you that routine is important to maintaining sanity. Unfortunately, kids don’t always feel the same way and when my girls were younger a schedule was nothing more than a pipe dream. For the better part of the last decade...

Journey vs. Destination

Due to some kind of pandemic black magic I don’t quite understand, we are less than five months away from 2022. 😳 That means summer is winding to a close and after my writing routine (and self confidence) took a hit recently, I’m happy...

The Best Laid Plans

(aka – how my long awaited writing retreat was a total bust) Like many of you, I’ve spent the majority of the last year and a half in my house, with my family. 24/7. Unlike many, I was fortunate to have a lot of space (including a...