"I tell people that I started writing as a result of a midlife crisis and that I wish I'd have had that crisis when I was 20 instead of 40 except by extension that would mean I'd probably be dead by now, lol. Don't be discouraged by…"
"Hi Patti - and like wise. I am always here, in and out, and hope to learn as you and help as you... this is a wonderful world of talent, and kind, caring people. Our lives as writers consist of me and my pen and paper, me and my computer. This takes…"
"I appreciate your honesty, Hollye. I was a screamer, too (sadly) when pushed over the edge on occasion. Both kids are now grown (one is married) and they've made it. I think as long as children know, really know in their hearts that…"
"Hollye, your comment, "They happen when you have the courage to walk toward what your heart has always wanted but you were too afraid to admit to yourself, because maybe you wouldn’t get it" struck a chord. I'm reading a book by…"
"I'd not read this one before and appreciate your posting it. I can see why it is a favorite! I've been feeling quite restless lately, and so this quote was very timely. I agree with Phoebe that "sometimes an artist can be perfectly…"
"Hi Suzanne :) Thanks for the wine, cheese, and poetry! I wouldn't call myself fabulous, but I did order your book, though I forgot to click the "wants it signed" part (which I do :). We have a mutual friend, I believe, Colleen from…"
Hi Patti - and like wise. I am always here, in and out, and hope to learn as you and help as you... this is a wonderful world of talent, and kind, caring people. Our lives as writers consist of me and my pen and paper, me and my computer. This takes me away as if in a group one on one... and I love it. So thanks, for the thanks. Nancy
"I recently realized that's what I do too. I'm not an "outliner" per se, I'm a "pantser," but because of my journalist training I tend to write spare in my first draft, then go back and flesh it out. That works for…"