"I agree with Sophie. You have to follow your own heart, but decide what audience you are writing to. That could substantially change your story one way or the other. You are welcome to bounce spiritual writing dilemmas off on me if you…"
"I can't think in one book cover I've seen recently with a tag line, but I agree with Kelsey - it can't hurt. Where would a person put a tag line on a cover - at the bottom, at the top? Anyone have any titles with tag lines they can…"
Books I've written, anthologies I've contributed to, and any scripts or plays I've authored:
Rosebloom, A Burnished Rose, Rose from the Ashes, The Red Velvet Box, soon out: Living in the House of Drugs. Working on a screenplay for A Burnished Rose and a historical fiction novel on the creators and creation of Nancy Drew
Christine, Welcome to the novelist group. If you haven’t done so already, you might introduce yourself by telling us what you’re working on in the “Show Me Your Novel and I’ll Show You Mine” discussion.
We do a live chat at 1 EST on the first Wednesdays of each month, with instructions on how to participate in the "Our Water Cooler" box near the top of the group page. And we save the wall for discussion, but welcome links to helpful blog posts on the “Links to Helpful Blog Posts for Writers” discussion thread and to published books in the “Our Published Novels” one.
Christine, welcome to Screenwriters and Story Editors. Glad you've come along for the fun. Do drop in to our Introductions thread and share a bit about yourself and your work. We're writers at all levels in our work so feel free to ask questions, seek resources, and share your own expertise and experiences. Here's to getting to know each other. Welcome! /djw
Hi and let me be one of the first to welcome you to Shewrites. This is a terrific site, tons of resources and innovative info. As my own bonus, you have access to my teaching site and free teachings on memoir. Just click here and sign up. No spam, I promise. Just great teaching tips. Enjoy! XO Jennifer
"Hi and let me be one of the first to welcome you to Shewrites. This is a terrific site, tons of resources and innovative info. As my own bonus, you have access to my teaching site and free teachings on memoir. Just click here…"
"Catherine, Just waving hello. If you’re looking for places to connect here, we’d love to have you join us in the Novelists (Struggling or Not) group.
Hope you enjoy it here, and best of luck with your writing.
Warmly, Meg Waite Clayton…"
Working on my memoir, I've turned to many, many (many many, too many) books with tips on how to get started, organized, and inspired. I also read a lot of what other authors say about the process and will share quotes here, as well. I'll begin…See More