Wow, that is a long list of questions! I too am working on my first book and it is also nature based writing, so I am also struggling with some of these questions. I am lucky in that I am currently a member of a large…"
"Gretel has written the introduction for a couple of books that I've had essays in, including Writing Down the River: Into the Heart of the Grand Canyon. Yes, she's a great writer. I'm looking forward to reading your…"
"I love this discussion. My pieces too have a literary bent so I've published with a few smaller online mags like, Mixed Fruit, A Golden Place, Vapid Kitten. I use Duotrope to find publishing sites. Look at their upcoming…"
"Hi there! I am interested. I too write and lucky for me publish nature writing. I've published six pieces in the last year,though more often than not my work is considered short story not essay. Drop me a line and…"
"Totally stuck on my latest effort. I feel like there is a great story waiting to come out but its still hiding. 6300 words a lot of nature, and a lot of relationships, way too long. Happy to reciprocate if anyone can help."
Just opened the door to the novelist group for you - welcome! 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 if you're not too uncomfortable talking about what you're working on. I’ll look forward to chatting with you!
Michelle, Adding my voice to the welcome. If you’re looking for a place to jump in and you write longer fiction (or think you might like to), we’d love to have you join us in the Novelists – Struggling or Not group.
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"Lynn, I have been thinking about this for a long time in conjunction with the lack of critical thinking in the science classes. Everything in a students life today is about the right answer; few are taught to THINK. I was good with both…"
"Jacky - I haven't fallen out of love with my work, however sometimes my characters and I can't agree on a story line and so I move on to the next WIP. I find that there is always an idea to put down on paper and explore further."