As some of you might know, I frequent a board that has a lot of new and young writers. It can be interesting to see some of the same questions I had as a new writer coming up, time and time again. It’s a reminder of what it felt like to be new and hungry,… Continue reading Editing… What Does It Mean?
Look for these books by DSRA members in April and May. Always Miss April (Hot Nights in St. Blaise #4) by Maggie Wells Turquoise Morning Press April 1, 2013 Love Letters Volume 1: Obeying Desire by Ginny Glass, Christina Thacher, Emily Cale and Maggie Wells Carina Press April 8, 2013 … Continue reading DSRA Releases
I made my first sale three years ago, February 2010. Some days I remember every detail of that day. Others, the excitement is old news. The rush of getting that email faded, leaving me little jaded and, I admit, a bit impatient with people who aren’t to that point yet. But I try to hold… Continue reading Getting the email… My first sale
Look for these new books by DSRA members in March and April. March Madness – Hot Nights in St. Blaise Book 3 Turquoise Morning Press Available now! Shelli Ann Jones never considered ‘It takes one to know one’ an effective pick-up line, but when she runs headlong into St. Blaise Regional Medical Center’s elusive Mr.… Continue reading DSRA Releases
One hard thing about writing is that there is no clear finish. Sure, the story ends, but then I get to go back and start editing. Then come are critiques and beta readers, more editing, more tweaking, more fussing. It’s never perfect. There is always a typo I wonder how I missed, oh, and by… Continue reading Are We There Yet?
Look for these new books by DSRA members in February and March. February’s Fling – Hot Nights in St. Blaise Book 2 Maggie Wells January 28, 2013 Having a tough enough time reestablishing her credibility in the wake of the calendar’s success, Sharon Malloy refuses to jeopardize her career for a fling with an inappropriate… Continue reading DSRA Releases
Okay, so it’s not the most professional lead in. But yeah, I said it. I peruse several writer forums and on all of them, I see people looking for excuses not to write. They say they are writers, claim their book is the best idea ever. But they don’t write. Their posts are full of… Continue reading Shut up and Write!