Thanks for friending. Your perseverence in your writing work is admirable, and was one of the main reasons I accepted. People who don't write always think it's so easy, but it takes a lot of heart, soul, and…"
Hello back to you. I don't think I have had an interesting enough life to write a memoir (can't wait to see yours!). Instead, I've been focusing on poetry and short stories. Last year I published a…"
Jenne' asked me to write up short bios for the Poets on She Writes group, and I need to get an e-mail address for you, both for the bio and so I can ask you a question or two that might help me make your piece more…"
"Nicely done, Miriam. I agree with Mary; small changes that will give the poem more power. The imagery of the trail of fire stretching into the heavens is lovely. I think of the phoenix, rising from the ash."
Books I've written, anthologies I've contributed to, and any scripts or plays I've authored:
Poetry anthologies - "Telltale Signs," "Soundings," "Point of Impact," and "The Spirit of Strength." Also contributed to the Journal of Humanistic Psychology and numerous Web sites, including Mocha Memoirs and Voices.
Articles published in "The Best of Trek" volumes 13, 17, and 18, magazines, and assorted newsletters.
Develop educational curricula and recently authored a comprehensive Speed Reading, Retention & Comprehension course (student and teachers' guides, Power Point and reading software exercises).
Several short, produced screenplays.
Media outlets that I currently write for:
Web sites, software, page-and-ink, live and online courses, including for Speed Reading, Effective Writing, and Organizational Skills.
My writing is:
Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Screenwriting
Outlets where I review books, TV, or film:
Services I offer to other writers:
Discuss process of writing, breaking into markets, and tailoring material to different audiences.
I'm part of these writers' groups or salons:
My professional associations:
Washington Independent Writers
Wisconsin Screenwriters' Association
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Thank you for connecting. I am currently working on my memoir. I have several pieces floating around (published, internet, etc). You can google me or visit my website: http://www.carynfitzgerald.com for the listing.
"To me, the big deal here is that you did it, Ms. Diskin. I've written elsewhere that millions would like to write a book, thousands start, and hundreds finish. Just to have done the work, seen the effort through to its end, is a great…"