Hi. I am teaching a small group of writers who have ongoing projects, either novel or memoir. It's an interesting group with enough different points of view to be both challenging and supportive, as…Continue
Almost two years ago, I decided to subscribe to an online upload service to back up all my stuff. It took about 18 hours to upload everything on my computer. A week to the day later, my hard drive…Continue
I mean physical pain. I fell and broke on ankle in 3 places on Dec 25, 2009. I had surgery on the next Tuesday, resulting in the installation of screws and a pin. It also resulted in a thing called…Continue
I want the world to know, my first published novel, Until Proven: A Mystery in Two Parts is now available as printed book and as ebook, through the usual sources. I would hope you'd order it through your favorite local bookstore but will surely appreciate your interest however it takes form.
I sent the manuscript to my book designer on June 22, 2012 and as those of you have published independently will know, it was like entering a tunnel. My…Continue
Just before Christmas last year, I gave my writing group the full manuscript of my novel, Until Proven. They gave it back to me with lots of work to be done, as I expected, and since February I've been rewriting, revising, reimagining. I like the reimagining part best because it is most like first draft work--my favorite.
I have a writer friend who like to rewrite. That's a slog for me. I do wish she could bottle and sell whatever it is that makes…Continue