Linnea, Belated welcome to the novelist group; we're delighted to have you join us! If you haven’t done so already, 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. We do a live chat Wednesdays at 1 EST; instructions on how to participate are in the "Our Water Cooler" box near the top of the group page. Do join us! And we save the wall for discussion, but welcome links to helpful blog posts on the “Links to Helpful Blog Posts for Writers” discussion thread.
Meg Waite Clayton Novelist Group Moderator Bestselling Author of four novels, including The Wednesday Sisters, (a writing group novel), and the forthcoming The Wednesday Daughters (all Random House/Ballantine)
"The writing is going very well amidst crazed preparation for Halloween, which is a big deal when you have little kids. A friend who once told me she only reads the parts of novels that have dialogue, and skips over those that have none (like…"
Have to say I love the nickname! I bet there's an interesting story behind it.
I agree with your assessment of Sedona; much as I enjoy the arts, they are quite clannish. But I suppose the same could be said for writers - ha! My…"
"Sure we can be friends, Emily! However, I'm a bit of a social network know-nothing and don't know how to "friend" someone. Isn't that sad? People my age (40) just shake their head at me. I was like the last one of my peers…"