Monthly Archives: January 2014

Co-Authoring

I’ve read books that have had more than one author and it made me curious each time how the authors managed it. My sister suggested once that some authors might say they worked with another person on the book when … Continue reading

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300 Stories in 1 Year

Here’s a shout out to a fellow writer who’s currently working on a year-long goal. I’ve been following his blog – 300 Stories – for some time now and have been tickled with his writing. Some of it’s funny, some thought-provoking, … Continue reading

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Nora Roberts’ “Dark Witch”

When I found out about Nora Roberts’ Dark Witch, book one in the new The Cousins O’Dwyer Trilogy, I rushed to put it on hold at my library. I was sixth in line for the hold but I I’m used to … Continue reading

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Dealing with Contradictory Feedback

I’m one of those lucky people who’ve never have contradictory feedback…mainly because I’ve never really had feedback. That is to say, I have had feedback but from writing groups and it’s always been pretty vague such as “I like this … Continue reading

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Don’t Quite Your Day Job

I used to wonder sometimes if I would make it solely as a writer. This was something I dreamed about in high school. Dreams of life far down the road when I was a big success and could own a … Continue reading

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What’s In A (Pen)Name?

As Shakespeare (Juliet really but we won’t split hairs) once eloquently put it, “What’s in a name? A rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” So what is in a name? If you’re J.K. Rowling, it seems as … Continue reading

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No Ideas

There are plenty of things I could write about today but I can’t form any concrete ideas on them. I guess I have blogging writer’s block. That…kind of sounds silly. Due to the curve balls life has been throwing at me … Continue reading

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