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  • When I approached a milestone birthday and decided to either finish a draft of In the Shadow of Lies by a certain date, or give up the idea that I was writing a book,...
  • Starla. 'Then' means the time after: I had a glass of wine and then went to bed. 'Than' means comparison: an elephant is bigger than a fox.
  • I absolutely agree with Pat. Before I started mine, I carved out a niche in the local paper (with an international reach) and wrote a column that became quite popular....
  • What would you/do you do when the *call* is from one you love?   Today, while in great stride, my own deadlines, I got a call and I had to stop, drop,and roll.  I'll t...
  • I really enjoyed your post, Cindy!  I suspect we can all, being writers, relate in some way to each of the posts here.  The following, however, are ones I related the...
  • Cool piece... And I love the photo of the two dogs. Are they yours? Did you snap the shot? Adorable. Don't worry, why get married unless you want to have kids? (Or get...
  • Victoria! Good input, as always. It's true, isn't it, that when you have to meet deadlines you find a way to meet them? I realized this during my book editing process....
  • Deja vu, Mandy. and then some. (By the way, my birthmother's name was Amanda, which nobody knew until she died and they sent me her birth certificate. I was sad, becau...
  • I totally agree with the difficulties of networking: women are always being accused of manipulating (because indirect power was the only kind they had in so many situa...
  • Thank you Jamie for sharing your experience and thoughts on the future of fiction with regards to Twitter.  I agree that while technology has opened new avenues for ex...