In my day job, I track bits and pieces of inventory from the moment they come through one door until we ship them out another. I’m pretty much the same way with my writing. I’m all about accountability. I love trackers, thrive on goals, and always try to exceed expectations. Even if they are my own.… Continue reading Mags the counter
These past couple weeks have been K-razy! For those who haven’t been following me closely, you might not realize it, but I’m two writers–Myla Jackson and Elle James. In order for me to write under both pen names, I have to keep writing, and writing, and writing to satisfy the voracious appetites of my readers.… Continue reading Keeping up with Elle James and Myla Jackson
I’m a huge believer that traveling can benefit a writer. There’s so much you can learn from experience that you just can’t get from reading. Yes, I know I’m a writer and a reader who dearly loves to read, but when you go out and actually experience the things your characters do, it shows. Even… Continue reading Sandra’s On the Road Again
The publishing world has changed so much in the past four years. When I began writing in 2000, I never saw this coming. Of course I had my head down for many years, just learning the craft of writing and submitting to the big six NY publishers back then. As I learned and grew, I… Continue reading Evolution of the Hybrid Author by Elle James
I don’t believe in writer’s block. That said, I’ve been stuck on my current work in progress (WIP) for the past couple of weeks. It’s not flowing the way it should and I really needed to finish it by the end of this month. I think part of my problem is that I’m looking at… Continue reading What do you do when you’re stuck?