Commitment

with No Comments

I make plans. I decide to be committed to my writing and my dreams and my health and then the first thing that comes along to demand my time fractures my attention to detail. I am a mom and a … Read More

Creating Conflict: Fiction

with No Comments

Creating conflict in fiction, author Karen Shepard puts it so clearly, “Conflict is all about equally formidable forces trying to occupy the same space.” I love it when someone puts a concept in a nutshell. This is all it is … Read More

The Indie Author Mailing List

with No Comments

The mailing list is a vital part of the business of  the indie author. Some indie authors mail a lot. I don’t.   My goal has been to help people with their writing. My exercises are usually not about beginning … Read More

The Hunt for Missing Pages Every Writer’s Nightmare plus 2 tips

with 4 Comments

A month ago I went on a hunt for missing pages. Every Writer’s Nightmare. I was getting ready for summer travel and activities and wanted to move some of my work to my laptop. Two of my books are fairly … Read More