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  • Great post Jessica! I currently blog and write how-to non-fiction pieces for print magazines. Up until recently, I hadn’t written a word of fiction in about 35 years b...
  • My characters mirror me. I'm a sexologist. I grew up with parents who believed a girl had the same rights as boys, that she could achieve any goal she wanted as long a...
  • Hello! I love today's blog. It reminds me of an old French joke: an octogenarian goes to see his Doctor. Doctor what can I do to live longer? The Doctor answers: stay...
  • 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....