When I started writing over 20 years ago I never thought writing would be a struggle for me. At least not when it came to knowing what to write about. Writing for me was a stress relief. It was my escape from reality where no one could bother me and I was completely in control. … Continue reading Out of Steam
This post talks about my latest writing obsession. It gives my thoughts about my writing this past year.
My point with this rather unusual blog is to remind you that its ok to take a break. Disappearing from social media for a week probably wasn't my best idea but its what I needed. My head is clear now and the ideas are flowing.
Overall I have no complaints about the writing. It was a children's book written by a twelve year old and I don't know that I wrote that well at her age. The story was age appropriate and entertaining. If you need a good story to help your child with bullies this is the book for you. I'm giving it 4 stars.
Review requests may seem like a tedious and pointless exercise but they are essential to getting reviews. Let me explain why.
Getting a novel out of my head and to publication is usually harder than it should be. I don't have a formalized system and rarely make notes. I also hand write them and have to go back and type manuscripts at a later point. For this example I will show you how I developed the idea for my novel "For Their Sins".
This is a brief description of my love of reading and how it relates to my writing.
I thought I would share five things about me that you probably don't know. Sorry they aren't embarrassing and my site is family friendly so no luck there. These are just random tidbits about me that unless you met me you wouldn't know.