This will be short. I am taking Candy Haven’s Fast Draft class which is basically writing your book in two weeks with no re-reading, no editing. Just basically vomiting the story out, then going back to flesh out the scenes, edits, etc after the entire story is there. I confess…I’m not sure this is going… Continue reading Fast Drafting Anyone?
What could be more fun than retreating from the responsibilities of everyday life to an incredible lodge in the Ozark Mountains with twelve friends, who just happen to be multi-talented, brilliant, comical women that all share a passion for writing? Humph? Well, I could think of a couple of things. 😉 I’ll keep them to… Continue reading Spring Retreat – Into The Mountains
Spring Chickens You don’t have to be a spring chicken to fall in love. The residents of Heartsfield, Arkansas think Lynne Prescott has it all. The wealthy suburban divorcee captures everyone’s attention when she blows into town to dispose of the family farm. But her nosy new neighbors don’t know she ran away from home.… Continue reading DSRA Releases
Part of being a writer is having to accept that not everybody will like what you write. In face, some people will absolutely despise your work. Call you a hack. Or suggest you keep your day job. Or swear to never ever buy one of your books again. Luckily for me, I haven’t had to deal with… Continue reading Bad Reviews-What Do You Do? Getting & Giving Reviews
I have a confession…I have a few bad habits. I won’t list all of my habits except to say that procrastination is one of my major ones. For example I’ve been know to put off unloading the dishwasher for longer than it would take to actually just get in there and do it. Another way… Continue reading What Spider Solitaire Has Taught Me