A Life-changing Event and a Quote

“You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will. Writing is magic, as much the water of life as any other creative art. The water is free so Drink. Drink and be filled up.” ~Stephen King~ During the summer of 1981, my life was full of turmoil. I considered leaving myContinue reading “A Life-changing Event and a Quote”

2020 First Quarter Goals – did you meet them?

Is anyone else blown away because the first quarter of the year is almost over? Turning the page of my calendar this morning hit me flat on the face and left a mark. When did this happen? And where did the time go? Where are you in the projects you outlined for the new year.Continue reading “2020 First Quarter Goals – did you meet them?”

What makes a good short story?

Over the next few months, I will be featuring ideas about writing the Short Story. As some of you know, I’m working with Adams Creative Solutions on the 2020 Indie Author Short Story Anthology. We are hoping to gather forty short stories from authors that range from 500 to 5000 words. The criteria to submitContinue reading “What makes a good short story?”

Decided to move my site to WordPress

Started a new challenge from a mentor: 1000 words a day for 28 days Writing every day isn’t anything new to me. It is, however, something new that I’m actually going to keep track of how much I write. Sure, some days I will work on my blog and some days I will work onContinue reading “Decided to move my site to WordPress”