Well I am back and have explored a couple of options. I had entered a poetry contest in Sept. have made the cut for the inclusion into the book. That is pretty exciting. Last poetry contest I entered in 1999 I won...but thought it was a fluke:-) Maybe not?
i am going to attend my first writers contest. It is being held in NY at the Sheraton Hotel. There is suppose to be 60- 70 publishers and agents. A bit intimidating for the novice, however one must forge…Continue
Today I have decided to explore my options with my writings. Not sure where if anywhere it will take me, but I am counting on conceiving and receiving what you believe. I believe that while my grammar and punctuation need help, I have been told time after time that I have a gift. I am sure that thousands of writers are told that, so what makes one stand out from the rest? While I am really not sure...I think that this is the first thing that I will explore.
I have really expounded…Continue
My decision to write the novel in a month was birthed from a desire to accomplish it, of course...but once I began writing I came down with a bug that is still plauging me. I started to come down with it on Oct 31...defnetely not my favorite day of any year. Then by Nov 1 when I was beginning the Bella Rosa Portrait I was running a fever etc. For the most of the writng I felt like I was writing with cotton head....however that wasn't dangerous,just very annoying and sometimes made it…Continue
Yeah!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I am a winner! I took the challenge, began writing on Novemeber 1st and at five minutes after two in the afternoon today Novemeber 28th, my son in laws birthday i finally completed 50,541 words!
I am so relieved. I knew I could do it if I stayed focused. And it hasn't been easy. When i first started the novel I had caught the flu or some bug. It never went away and i found myself writing, most of this novel with COTTON HEAD! Then over the Thanksgiving…Continue