We hear lots of advice on what to do as an author, but it is not very often that someone shares the types of things that trip them up on their writing journey. This is one of those posts. A “what not to do” type of post: 1) When you are on deadline – especially if … More How to successfully derail yourself . . .
Do you ever feel like you’ve reached the bottom of your well… and it’s empty – seriously… not even a trickle remains? image courtesy of http://www.saltandlightblog.com My problem is this: I am not a blogger first. I am a writer first. And, as a writer, what would be short, cute, quippy stories for those who … More The bottom of the well…
Recently I read The Gifting series by K.E. Ganshert. And yes, I reviewed all three books on my review blog – where… yes, I gushed! And now I’m trying to get back to my own writing… the key word there: trying. I have to wonder if one of the reasons I love the series so much, is … More The other side of the coin…
Well, maybe it’s just the hardest… I know not every writer is a mercy… not even every great writer is a mercy – but every writer MUST have at least some of the characteristics that make someone a mercy. Mercy / Giver: A mercy / giver’s basic motivational drive is to sense and respond to the emotional … More The worst thing about being a WRITER… and a MERCY
Invite your friends! Spread the word. These giveaways are too amazing to miss! Yes, I will admit… I am more than a little nervous – but, at least there are 13 other authors (12 other guests and DJ herself) who will also be participating. So it’s a nice way to break in to … More New territory for me… my first party as a GUEST AUTHOR!
There has been much discussion about this subject since that whole mess a couple of years ago with Amazon and Hachette and many of the other big publishers, so I thought I would take a moment to point out the holes in explanations that are being given to readers and authors alike! Myth #1 – eBooks … More Common Myths about eBook pricing… a rebuttal
In my last post, I mentioned my own outlook on this particular subject – I believe… BELIEVE in miracles! I believe in a wonderful, caring and loving GOD who reaches down when we need HIM to and give us a helping hand. Sometimes it comes from somewhere or something we cannot explain and sometimes HE sends us someone to … More We have an AWESOME Supernatural GOD! | Part 2 |
I don’t know what your particular outlook on this particular subject is but I believe… BELIEVE in miracles! And I always wonder why it is so much easier for people to believe in aliens or ghosts or even demons… than it is to believe in GOD – but we won’t get into that now. The current … More We have an AWESOME Supernatural GOD! | Part 1 |
I was doing really well! (You’ll get it in a minute…) I was writing 2,000+ words every day… every single day! … and then I got to part 4 – which gave me nothing but trouble. Every day, it was like pulling teeth just to get 500 words. There were even several days when I … More I’ve got my groove back!
EWWWW! YUCK! BLECH! OK… see THIS is one of the problems with our society! I have lived 35 (almost 36 at this point) years and I NEVER, until today, knew what the word “ravish” actually meant! OH MY WORD!!!!! REALLY!!! And we’re using this word to describe something that’s suppose to be romantic! … More Be careful what words you use… NO REALLY!