Category Archives: Yes I Need More Books

I’m Breaking Up with Social Media

I’m not even using the fakey “it’s me, not you” line. It’s definitely them. And they are sucking the very soul out of my writing life. To wit: Pulling up the book featured on my daily calendar and related suggestions … Continue reading

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The Holy Grail of Writing Revealed!

This conference was a blast! And it’s true. Finally, the truth of a successful writing career is revealed. Possibly for the first time ever! (disclaimer – possibly not the FIRST time) Appropriately bundled up against the brisk 25° weather (meaning … Continue reading

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San Diego, the Epiphany, Part 2

No, this is not a new project. It is the same story I have been working on. The lighter, cozier Death Takes a Spa Day has taken a side trip through a dark alley. A few weeks ago, my muse … Continue reading

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San Diego, The Good, Part 1

Star of India Where does the time go? I am back from San Diego. The trip was much less trouble than I expected. It turns out that when you accompany someone needing wheelchair assistance at the airport, you get pushed … Continue reading

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Tickets to the Universe

The How Writers Write Fiction 2016: Storied Women program is fabulous! The reading assignments are excellent, the class discussions are interesting, and the first writing assignment fed right into my current project. I pounded out 2500 words of the fantasy … Continue reading

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