Author Archives: Heather Dewey Pettet, Writer/Crafter

About Heather Dewey Pettet, Writer/Crafter

I am a writer, editor, artist and crafter, as well as a mom. I have done community journalism as well as written on my personal experiences. I have been writing professionally since 2000. I have covered community events and news, been a freelance copyeditor, and written on my experiences as a breast cancer survivor. I am also a mom to a great boy who happens to have autism.

Writing about people and characters with Disabilities

Personal Note: To be completely transparent, this is a cause that is near and dear to my heart. Because there are many who are a part of my life who have disabilities. But I’ll get on with the blog post now. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized, Writing | Leave a comment

Blog Renaming/Back to School

via Blog Renaming/Back to School

Quote | Posted on | Leave a comment

Tools for working from home or on the go [With photos of my stuff!]

Edit: I don’t know how I posted this without a title, but I’ve now added one. Oops! Hi, folks. I was going to write a blog post last night, but instead, I am writing it today. I zonked out last … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Copyediting, Moms Writing, Uncategorized, working from home, Writing | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

A quick blog post tonight. Because I’m tired, I’ve been working today, plus arranging some things for the weekend. So, just tonight I applied to be a dealer at my favorite con, Necronomicon Tampa. And now, we wait… Short and … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

My goals for 2018

Hi, all! Whether you know me from the various writing groups I have been a part of in the Tampa Bay area, from the disability community in this area, or you know me from Facebook or other parts of the … Continue reading

Posted in Copyediting, Crafting, Proofreading, Uncategorized, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NaNoWriMo, and a Crafty Update

So last weekend was a washout, both in my writing, and arts and crafts-wise. I was so sick I couldn’t see straight. So I just wanted to hang with my guys and rest during our little stay in Celebration, to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Feeling Creative

So, I’ve been feeling quite creative lately, and have been making quite an amount of crafty/arty things. Bookmarks, tags, note cards, and other art. I love to do this. I also will be participating in some events coming up soon, … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Crafting, Uncategorized | 1 Comment