For anyone considering indie-publishing, this is a must-read, although those writers aspiring to go the traditional route would likewise benefit from reading this cover-to-cover.
Like it or not, all of us need to have a platform if we plan to put our writing out into the world. Start here. This book is your first step to getting one. … More #booksforwriters April 2017
I could tell a couple of you were reticent about having an English teacher in the group, and so I told you I am not a literary snob whatsoever…I love any book that a reader can connect with…
To which, one of you announced, “Well I am a literary snob.” … More Why I’m Not Going To Book Club Tonight
Need to entice your muse before you tackle that novel or new project? Want to get your creative on to kick off your weekend? Pick your poison and start free-writing. Remember, don’t censor yourself. The idea with freewriting is to just let your mind wander and write like the house is on fire.
And so on this, the Ides of March, I want to play soothsayer and warn others who suffer from Kind Heart Syndrome…
We know the Golden Rule is “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you” but too many of us (especially women) have it ass-backward. We say, “Do unto others, but no worries–I’m good.” … More Kind Hearts: Beware the Ides of March
Remember, your life is shaping you to be the writer you are meant to be…but you must meet the muse head-on if you are to achieve your dreams. … More Taking Your Own Writer’s Inventory