Forget the Muse As I toil away at my current WIP which I’m so excited about, a thought came to me about my process and how my fingers are flying away over the keyboard. The words flowing from my mind, down my arms and to my fingertips. Progress is a lovely thing and a lot … More
GET IT DONE! Let’s Fall In Love This blog will follow my personal journey into getting the book DONE! In this first post under the title I write about my “new” first step into getting this WIP (or any of my WIP’s) finished: “Don’t be so hard on myself; I love words, I love … More
It’s been a long time since I’ve written a post and I miss the connection. I’ve come to the realization that I work better when surrounded by and immersed in my writing community. Back in January my renewal came up for membership in a writing organization I joined a few years ago. A little lost … More Writer’s Life-Thankful for Support
Hello Friends! Once again, it’s November and that means Thanksgiving, Black Friday and NaNoWriMo. All of which are demanding and rewarding at the same time. The pressure can be overwhelming but as they say pressure makes diamonds. In my household, planning Thanksgiving dinner alone is a feat and one that is prepared for weeks in … More Book Java- NaNoWriMo 2015 Edition
In this installment of Book Java I will be discussing my journey during the process of re-drafting my, not one, but two novels. (I don’t recommend writing two novels simultaneously-the universe just aligned itself that way for me, this time.) I have come across three important points during my re-draft journey: 1. Re-drafting is not … More BOOK JAVA
With 2015 less than a week away let’s face it, we’ve all been thinking about the much dreaded, revered, loathed, inspiring…New Year’s Resolution. For us writers that usually consists of a colossal bet we make with ourselves to finish a manuscript in some ridiculous timeframe no sane person would ever or could ever commit to. … More Writing Resolution-2015…and beyond.
Book Java is back! It’s been a long while since I wrote a blog post. With life’s little distractions and the demands of a full-time day job, for a time there I had to do a lot of juggling. But things have settled down and I have recently completed the first draft of a book … More BOOK JAVA