• Know the feeling, my daughter's cat comes up and taps me on the face with its soft paw (no claws), never had a cat do that before, not sure which is worse, the meow or the face tapping, if I don't respond, it puts its paws under the covers at the end of the bed, now with claws and goes for my toes!
  • Excellent, Kate! Admittedly, I have plenty of books and articles clipped from magazines detailing how to compose those perfect, attention grabbing, no-fail query lette...
  • Amen! I had to cut my memoir down from about 1,000 pages to 350 before I self-published. That was agonizing -- so many great characters and fascinating events and hila...
  • Lisa Wines commented on Jayne Martin's article Choose Faith
    I think, while I was reading it, I first put myself in the little claws of the baby birds and got all scared and paralyzed. But when I read "...they embrace her faith." I felt brave because someone else had faith in me. :-) And you're most welcome.
  • Excellent post. I clipped the questions and will keep it in front of me when I work on stories. Thank you.