Clarification In Fiction

Just a quick note today.  As I go through this draft of my WIP, I notice how important clarity is. What makes sense to the writer may not make sense to the reader, and we need to be sure things are crystal clear. It’s called understanding motivations and goals. The reader needs to be clear […]

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Moving Forward

How I see my heroine, Katherine Shaw. PHOTO CREDIT I decided that since my children are back in school now and my routine is back to normal, I need to focus more on blogging about my writing journey since, well….that is what this blog is all about ­čÖé The only problem is that I don’t […]

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Write Like A Ninja

Due to a really busy day, I am re-publishing a post from September of 2010. After re-reading it I find it funny that I actually took my own advice. ­čÖé I’m still learning, still studying every day. Hope you enjoy…and have a fabulous day!! So….I’ve learned a lot over the last couple of months.  I’ve […]

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Today’s Motivation: The Truth About Difficulty

´╗┐ Lots of things in this world are DIFFICULT. ´╗┐Building pyramids was difficult. Giving birth is difficult. ´╗┐Climbing Mt. Everest….Difficult. Building a space shuttle = rocket science = DIFFICULT. Writing a novel.  Tr├Ęs difficile. Wanna know the point to this? No matter how difficult…all of these things have been done. EVERYTHING IS DIFFICULT BEFORE IT BECOMES EASY. […]

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