Category: books

New Book AnnouncementNew Book Announcement

For a while, over the past year or two, I had basically stopped writing. I mean, I hadn’t completely stopped, but I had stopped most

Ambition in Creatives in a Time of CrisisAmbition in Creatives in a Time of Crisis

Links in this post are not affiliate links. I will not make anything from them if you click or purchase. First I would like to

Begin at the BellBegin at the Bell

The following is an excerpt from 80 Creativity Tips. A friend of mine said this before writing exercise we did at the kick-off party flash

What Do I Pay to Get Published?What Do I Pay to Get Published?

It’s often an unasked question, implied instead of direct. Many people don’t want to appear crass or rude by talking about something as obscene as

What I Write AboutWhat I Write About

I get this question quite a bit when people find out that I write. “What do you write about?” The short answer: A little bit

My 2019 Planner SetupMy 2019 Planner Setup

I thought about this one for a while. I wasn’t going to post about it, but I’ve had several people asking about my planner, so

My Writing ProcessMy Writing Process

A couple days ago, I told you a bit about my editing process, so now I guess I should tell you about my writing process.

Other Creative WorkOther Creative Work

I talk about writing often enough here that you might wonder if I do any other creative work. I do. I knit, crochet, make jewelry,

What I’m Reading (early December 2018)What I’m Reading (early December 2018)

A writer who writes is a writer who reads. You have to know what’s going on, what’s being published currently, what you like, and what

Am I Published?Am I Published?

If you’ve been on this blog any at all, you know the answer to this. The short answer: Yes. The long answer: Yes, and I